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The Resource Seabird, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling

Seabird, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling

Label
Seabird
Title
Seabird
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An ivory gull carved by Ezra Brown in 1832 brings luck to four generations of his family as they travel on the seas and in the air
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1949.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Holling, Holling Clancy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holling, Holling Clancy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gulls
  • Ocean travel
  • Adventure stories
  • Voyages and travels
  • Fortune
  • Seafaring life
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Seabird, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Ivory gull -- Vision in the snow -- Smart traders --Ivory bird soars -- Seabird learns about whales --Nantucket sleighride -- Gallopin' fishpole -- Fin out --Cutting in -- Cleaning ship -- In the Captain's cabin --Islands in the sea -- Changing years -- Timber, sticks, and string -- How to stop a full-rigged ship -- Shifting shadows -- Lines, winds, and waves -- Good luck and bad -- Sea is an enemy -- Sea is a friend -- Magic can be spun from simple things-- Age of sail dies slowly -- Some people grow to be machines -- Matter of bridges -- Old birds find new wings -- Three partners inspect a new ship -- Sailing of ships
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780395266816
Lccn
48007832
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176663
  • (OCoLC)ocm00176663
  • 683549
Label
Seabird, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Publication
Contents
Ivory gull -- Vision in the snow -- Smart traders --Ivory bird soars -- Seabird learns about whales --Nantucket sleighride -- Gallopin' fishpole -- Fin out --Cutting in -- Cleaning ship -- In the Captain's cabin --Islands in the sea -- Changing years -- Timber, sticks, and string -- How to stop a full-rigged ship -- Shifting shadows -- Lines, winds, and waves -- Good luck and bad -- Sea is an enemy -- Sea is a friend -- Magic can be spun from simple things-- Age of sail dies slowly -- Some people grow to be machines -- Matter of bridges -- Old birds find new wings -- Three partners inspect a new ship -- Sailing of ships
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780395266816
Lccn
48007832
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176663
  • (OCoLC)ocm00176663
  • 683549

Library Locations

    • Topeka & Shawnee County Public LibraryBorrow it
      1515 SW 10th Ave , Topeka, Kansas, 66604, US
      39.050746 -95.696533
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