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The eagle in fact and in fiction. by Johanna Johnston

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Published by H. Quist; distributed by Crown Publishers in [New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Eagles -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Eagles.

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Retells the legends that have sprung up about eagles; shows the use made of his image as a symbol of nations, tribes, and families; and describes how this magnificent bird lives, flies, and cares for its young.

Edition Notes

StatementOriginal drawings by Ralph Pinto.
ContributionsPinto, Ralph, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL795.B57 J63
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5998458M
LC Control Number66031638

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