The Resource A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

Label
A giraffe goes to Paris
Title
A giraffe goes to Paris
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the 1827 journey of a young giraffe named Belle, a gift from the Pasha of Egypt to King Charles X of France, as she makes her way by boat and land to Paris, accompanied by her devoted caretaker, Atir
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Mary Tavener
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
004-008
LC call number
PZ7.H7373
LC item number
Gir 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950 July 7-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, John
  • Cannell, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • France
  • France
Target audience
preschool
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [32])
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780761455950
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009019047
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • 1320744
  • (DLC) 2009019047
  • 1320744
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [32])
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780761455950
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009019047
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • 1320744
  • (DLC) 2009019047
  • 1320744

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