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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
Author
Illustrator
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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Mary Tavener
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.H7373
LC item number
Gir 2010
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950 July 7-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, John
  • Cannell, Jon
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • France
  • France
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9780761455950
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009019047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn373560475
  • (Sirsi) o373560475
  • (OCoLC)373560475
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9780761455950
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009019047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn373560475
  • (Sirsi) o373560475
  • (OCoLC)373560475

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