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The Resource Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition, Peter Tate

Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition, Peter Tate

Label
Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition
Title
Flights of fancy
Title remainder
birds in myth, legend and superstition
Statement of responsibility
Peter Tate
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated odyssey into the world of birds looks at the myths, legends, and superstitions surrounding some of the world's best-known birds, drawing on traditions from around the world to explore the stories of some thirty avian species
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tate, Peter
Dewey number
398.24/528
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR735
LC item number
.T37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
Label
Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition, Peter Tate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Random House, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (169-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blackbird -- Cockerel -- Crane -- Crossbill -- Cuckoo -- Diver -- Dove -- Eagle -- Goose -- Hoopoe -- House sparrow -- Kingfisher -- Lapwing -- Magpie -- Nightingale -- Nightjar -- Owl -- Peacock -- Pelican -- Quail -- Raven -- Robin -- Rook -- Stonechat -- Stork -- Swallow -- Swan -- Woodpecker -- Wren -- Wryneck
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Delacorte Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780385342483
Lccn
2008023169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn192080573
  • 488110
Label
Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition, Peter Tate
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Random House, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (169-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blackbird -- Cockerel -- Crane -- Crossbill -- Cuckoo -- Diver -- Dove -- Eagle -- Goose -- Hoopoe -- House sparrow -- Kingfisher -- Lapwing -- Magpie -- Nightingale -- Nightjar -- Owl -- Peacock -- Pelican -- Quail -- Raven -- Robin -- Rook -- Stonechat -- Stork -- Swallow -- Swan -- Woodpecker -- Wren -- Wryneck
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Delacorte Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780385342483
Lccn
2008023169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn192080573
  • 488110

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