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2 edition of Birds from my homeland found in the catalog.

Birds from my homeland

Antonio Frasconi

Birds from my homeland

by Antonio Frasconi

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by s.n.] in [New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Argentina.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Argentina.,
    • Birds -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAntonio Frasconi ; with notes from W.H. Hudson"s "Birds of La Plata."
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsHudson, W. H. 1841-1922.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL689.A6 F7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[30] p. (on double leaves) :
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5779687M
      LC Control Number59024450
      OCLC/WorldCa7161136

      I have never been to Australia and have no clue as to the types of birds, that is until I read this book. This book gave me very clear information with wonderful photos of the 12 birds detailed. I felt as if the author was sitting in my room and personally telling me about her homeland and sharing with me stories about the birds. Very nice book!/5(25). A haunting, intensely emotional memoir of the middle-class author’s relationship with a man jailed for murder. In lyrical, flowing prose, columnist and performance poet Bandele (Absence in the Palms of My Hands, not reviewed) presents piercing portraits of herself, the man she loves, and a prison system designed to stifle all sensibility. Growing up in a black, middle-class world of private Author: Asha Bandele.

      In A Game of Birds and Wolves, journalist Simon Parkin reports on a long overlooked piece of World War II's Battle of the Atlantic, focusing on a war game that helped the British counter Nazi U-boats threatening Britain's vital sea lines.. The first part of the book will be familiar to war scholars and history buffs, offering an overview of German Admiral Karl Doenitz's plan to use a fleet of. New York Times bestselling authors Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed have crafted a resonant, funny, and memorable story about the power of love and resistance. Jamie Goldberg is cool with volunteering for his local state senate candidate—as long as he’s behind the scenes. When it comes to speaking to strangers (or, let’s face it, speaking at all to almost anyone), Jamie’s a choke artist.

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Birds from My Homeland: Book with 10 original hand-colored woodcuts. Artist Antonio Frasconi Artist Nationality American Artist Life Dates Medium and Support woodcut on paper Object Creation Date Credit Line Museum Purchase Dimensions 21 cm x cm (8 1/4 in.

x 11 1/8 in.) Century 20th century Primary Keywords birds plants. 11 x 8. 15 leaves Frenchfold with ten fullpage woodcuts of South American birds.

Each hand colored bird faces a paragraph of text. Blue boards printed across both covers with a woodcut of migrating birds in flight. The binding fragile & most often found in shabby condition is here in fine condition.

However, there is light foxing on the fore edges of this delightful book. My beautiful birds, written by Suzanna Del Rizzo, is a book about a young boy named Sami who is forced to leave his city with his father because it is on fire and burning down. Sami and the rest of the people from his city had to move outside of the city to live in tents, to /5.

Birds from my homeland / Antonio Frasconi ; with notes from W.H. Hudson's "Birds of La Plata." Antonio Frasconi. RA Collection: Book Record number. Calandra: Argentine Calandria Mocking- Bird, third plate in the book Birds from my Homeland with notes from W.

Hudson's Birds of La Plata ([New York: Igal Roodenko,] ) by Antonio Frasconi, W. Hudson, Igal Roodenko A work from the collections of the de Young and Legion of Honor museums of San Francisco, CA.

Antonio Frasconi. Vignette (folio 7) from Birds from my Homeland. William Henry Hudson. Woodcut from an illustrated book with thirteen woodcuts. composition (irreg.): 1 1⁄2 x 1 15⁄16” ( x 5cm); page: 7 7⁄8 × 10 13⁄16” (20 × cm). Antonio Frasconi, New York. Igal Roodenko, New York. Birds from my Homeland with notes from W.

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William Henry Hudson. Woodcut with stencil additions from an illustrated book with thirteen woodcuts. composition (irreg.): 6 x 9 1⁄2” ( x cm); page: 7 7⁄8 × 10 13⁄16” (20 × cm). Antonio Frasconi, New York. Igal Roodenko, New York. The Louis E. Stern Collection. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane: A Novel - Kindle edition by See, Lisa.

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The actual impulse leading me into birding took place at a school excursion when I was 12 years old. Our teacher had designed a nature track for the class and one of the activity points was to try and identify birds with the help of a bird book and a spotting scope.

I immediately got hooked in putting names to birds I wasn’t even aware of before. OCLC Number: Notes: Zhong ying dui zhao. Description: mian: tu ; 37 gong fen: Other Titles: Paint my homeland: Taiwan birds. Tai wan dao lei zhuan ji. Birds & Muses is an inclusive, nurturing community for all writers who identify as female.

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