No one will know it's not the head of a dragon. Then there'll be feasting, grateful
women, maybe a few small gifts, all graciously accepted. And all I need do to get
it is lie up a while in a shepherd's hut. Better than hunting dragons, isn't it?
Author: Philip Reeve
Publisher: Scholastic UK
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Billy Bixbee's mother won't admit that dragons exist until it is nearly too late.
Publisher: Dragonfly Books
Category: Juvenile Fiction
The Queen has finished her royal tea and it's two more hours till bedtime so she suggests a hunt for ghosties.
Author: Cressida Cowell
Publisher: Puffin HC
Category: Children's stories
One of the books I read on a regular basis to my children was called, There's No
Such Thing as a Dragon,1 by Jack Kent. In this book a young boy wakes up one
morning to find a dragon about the size of a small dog on his bed. He goes ...
Author: Debbie Cowles
Publisher: Xulon Press
... the proposition has sufficient reality to give room for the question of truth or
falsehood , If no such thing as a dragon was to be found in the world it could not
be said that the proposition , every dragon breathes flame , was either true or
There's no such thing as a dragon by Jack Kent Billy Bixbee was rather surprised
when he woke up one morning and found a dragon in his room . It was a small
dragon , about the size of a kitten . . . . Billy went downstairs to tell his mother .
Author: John Jackman
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
The emperor is often compared to the Dragon ; his coat of arms is a dragon , and
he is spoken of as sitting on the dragon throne . We know there is really no such
thing as a dragon , but the Chinese think it is a real animal , and some of them ...
with two true premisses - - that is , either the syllogism about dragons has not two
true premisses , or it is not of the form in ... nor does it mean ' There is no such
idea as the idea of a dragon ' ; it means “ There is no such thing as a dragon ' .
Author: Arthur N. Prior
B. There is no such thing as a dragon ; dragons do not exist . C. Joseph is not
and Simeon is not . » 29 Es folgt dann die Erörterung von Sätzen des Typs C : «
We now come on to C propositions like Joseph is not and Simeon is not ) . It
Category: Philosophy, Ancient
of such a conclusion in reference to numbers within easy grasp of the
imagination should be sufficient to show that there ... If no such thing as a dragon
is to be found in the world , it cannot be said that the proposition , Every dragon
If no such thing as a dragon is to be found in the world , it cannot be said that the
proposition , Every dragon breathes flame , is either true or false . It is manifest ,
however , that the real existence of things signified by the term defined 574 Notes
Author: George Croom Robertson
Resentments build in any marriage when couples do not have the correct tools
and their dragons are ignored . The children ' s book There ' s No Such Thing as
A Dragon by Jack Kent , provides another good story about how dragons work .
Author: Tom Prinz
Publisher: Blue Bird Pub
Category: Family & Relationships
Yet people often refuse to believe in dragons although the evidence is right
before them . " There ' s no such thing as a dragon ! " said Billy ' s mother . And
she said it like she meant it . . . . The dragon sat down ON the table . This sort of
Author: Hope Shastri
Category: Children's literature
Within his type B we often have occasion to make negative existential statements
of the form * There is no such thing as so - and - so ' or There are no ... dragon '
and ' There is no intra - Mercurian planet ' ; that is to say , the concept is empty .
Author: Aristotelian Society (Great Britain)
... no such thing as so-and-so ' or ' There are no so-and- so's ' when we want to
state an empirical fact, such as ' There is no such thing as a green monkey with a
blue tail ', or to use Geach's examples, ' There is no such thing as a dragon ' and
Author: Harrison & Sons, LTD.
378 AFFIRMATION IMPLIES EXISTENCE . ; position of any physical object , we
mean to imply that such a thing actually is , or our words have no meaning . To
say a thing is , which we know is not , is a mere assertion of falsehood . A dragon
Author: Alfred LYALL
The artist ' s strong illustrative style steals the scene immediately , in this eye -
catching book ; but the story has not only ... There ' s No Such Thing as a Dragon
Jack Kent ( Blackie / Blackie paperback ) The assertion of Billy Bixbee ' s mother
Author: Dorothy Butler
Woe me not , gremlin ! I said , produce this dragon or admit you've not got him . " “
You'll rue that word , Mr. Sheperton— ” “ Just as I thought ! ” snorted the dog
disgustedly . “ There's no such thing as a dragon around you gremlins .
Author: Gordon R. Dickson
Publisher: Baen Books
Children could discuss original endings for this story – what other ways could
one contain all this porridge ? Lord , John . The Giant Jam ... Billy finds a dragon
but his mother says there ' s no such thing as a dragon . The offended dragon
Author: Betty Coombs
Publisher: Don Mills, Ont. : Addison-Wesley
lem , ” we insist , stuffing our anger further and further down into the psyche ,
while our tension surfaces in all kinds of ways or will eventually One of my
favorite examples of this is the children's book There's No Such Thing As a
Author: Linda Anderson