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

Tate, Peter, 1926- (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 398.24 TAT (Text) 30032010447024 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385342483 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: xi, 180 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: London : Random House, 2007.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (169-170) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
A browsable and illustrated guide to the fascinating myths, legends, and bizarre superstitions that surround the world's best-loved birds.
Subject: Birds > Folklore.
Birds > Mythology.

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