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The fisherman and the bird

Sonia Levitin

The fisherman and the bird

by Sonia Levitin

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Published by Parnassus Press, Houghton Mifflin Co. in Oakland, Calif, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Fiction.,
  • Rare animals -- Fiction.,
  • Friendship -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A reclusive fisherman"s neighbors try to persuade him not to harm the rare birds that have nested in his boat.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Sonia Levitin ; illustrated by Francis Livingston.
    ContributionsLivingston, Francis, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L58 Fi 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[41] p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4272609M
    ISBN 100395318602
    LC Control Number81018840
    OCLC/WorldCa7976765

      THE FISHERMAN WHO FLEW (a tale from Central Asia) J Once upon a time there lived a magical silver bird known as the Kaha bird. She was beautiful and had a gigantic wingspan, but most of all she was known to be generous. The book's cover. “***” —** The Fisherman is a book written by J that depicts the journey of the character known as "the fisherman", and can be accessed in the library of Isle d'Oriens, by clicking the blue book on the shelf.. Content. written by: J The Fisherman. The Fisherman. The water was calm, with small waves rocking the boat back and forth.

    I highly recommend the novel, and especially to anyone who enjoys the writing of Caitlin Kiernan or Laird Barron; The Fisherman is a worthy successor to Kiernan’s The Red Tree and The Drowning Girl and arguably a stronger work than Barron’s The Croning. The Fisherman by John Langan. Published by Word Horde, June ISBN:   The Kaha Bird: Tales from the Steppes of Central Asia Hardcover – December 1, by Mirra Ginsburg (Editor), Richard Cuffari (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Reviews: 1.

    A story about a young fisherman who falls in love with a mermaid. Buy Books» and the fish dart about like silver birds, and the anemones cling to the rocks, and the pinks bourgeon in the ribbed yellow sand. She sang of the big whales that come down from the north seas and have sharp icicles hanging to their fins; of the Sirens who tell of. About birds as large as cliffs, holding heroes between their silver wings Carrying these warriors into the open grace of the gods And a mighty providence this fisherman stands inside of.


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