The Token Gift

The Token Gift

Book - 1996
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When the king offers Rajrishi Mohan a reward for the hours of pleasure the king has had from the game Mohan invented, Mohan asks for a token gift of one grain of rice for the first square on the board, two for the second, four for the third, and so on, with unexpected consequences, in a retelling of a Persian legend about the origin of chess in India
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Annick Press ; Buffalo, NY : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Firefly Books (US), c1996
ISBN: 9781550374995
Branch Call Number: J 398.2 McK
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Cameron, Scott - Illustrator


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