The Resource When I heard the learn'd astronomer, words by Walt Whitman ; pictures by Loren Long

When I heard the learn'd astronomer, words by Walt Whitman ; pictures by Loren Long

Label
When I heard the learn'd astronomer
Title
When I heard the learn'd astronomer
Statement of responsibility
words by Walt Whitman ; pictures by Loren Long
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A young boy dreams of traveling into outer space and sneaks into a lecture hall to learn more from an important academic astronomer, but returns to his fantasy which is much more rewarding and far-reaching that any facts he may hear
  • A boy's fascination with the heavens is depicted with the words of the Whitman poem
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1819-1892
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitman, Walt
Dewey number
811/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3222
LC item number
.W335 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Long, Loren
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Astronomy
  • Outer space
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When I heard the learn'd astronomer, words by Walt Whitman ; pictures by Loren Long
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689863974
Lccn
2004007538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0004454809
  • 417363
Label
When I heard the learn'd astronomer, words by Walt Whitman ; pictures by Loren Long
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689863974
Lccn
2004007538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0004454809
  • 417363

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