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A guide to the imaginary birds of the world

Joe Nigg

A guide to the imaginary birds of the world

by Joe Nigg

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Published by Apple-wood Books in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Folklore.,
  • Animals, Mythical.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joe Nigg ; featuring woodcuts by David Frampton ; with an introduction by Roger Tory Peterson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR735 .N54 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2602617M
    ISBN 100918222559
    LC Control Number85160617
    OCLC/WorldCa11619070

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A Guide to the Imaginary Birds of the World. This guide introduces the reader to imaginary, or fabulous, birds- birds which because of their size, shape, or magical attributes live only in the mind.

Not content with the seemingly infinite variety of actual birds, birds which are wonders in themselves, the imagination creates its own avian shapes.5/5.

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