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Speed bonnie boat : a book for children inspired by the Skye Boat song / illustrated by Alfredo Belli.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 941.154 BEL (Text) 37323005301984 CHILD_NON Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781782503675
  • ISBN: 1782503676
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 24 x 30 cm
  • Publisher: Edinburgh Picture Kelpies, 2017.

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"Traditional Scottish tales" --Cover.
Summary, etc.:
PICTURE STORYBOOKS. "Speed, bonnie boat, like a bird on the wing, 'Onward!' the sailors cry; Carry the lad who's born to be king Over the sea to Skye." Sung throughout the world, the Skye Boat Song evocatively brings alive the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie's famous journey from the Outer Hebrides to Skye, off Scotland's west coast, after his defeat at the Battle of Culloden. This stunning picture book, inspired by the lyrics of the traditional Scottish folksong, illustrates the true story of one of Scotland's most famous heroes and introduces younger children to this dramatic period of Scottish history. The beautiful landscapes and seascapes of Scotland's west coast are captured by Alfredo Belli's stunning illustrations. Ages 0+
Subject: Charles Edward, Prince, grandson of James II, King of England, 1720-1788 > Juvenile fiction.
Scotland > History > 18th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.

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