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The Resource When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser

Label
When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
Title
When birds could talk & bats could sing
Title remainder
the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Title variation
When birds could talk and bats could sing
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of stories, featuring sparrows, jays, buzzards, and bats, based on those African American tales originally written down by Martha Young on her father's plantation in Alabama after the Civil War
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.H154
LC item number
St 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0738/95015307-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
How Bruh Sparrow and Sis Wren lost out -- Still and ugly Bat -- Blue Jay and Swallow take the heat -- Bruh Buzzard and Fair Maid -- Hummingbird and Little Breeze -- When Miss Bat could sing -- Cardinal and Bruh Deer -- Little Brown Wren
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Lccn
95015307
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in green cloth; red paper over boards. Yellow endpapers. Purchase, Super Crown, 1996.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32348472
  • ucoclc32348472
Label
When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0738/95015307-b.html
Publication
Contents
How Bruh Sparrow and Sis Wren lost out -- Still and ugly Bat -- Blue Jay and Swallow take the heat -- Bruh Buzzard and Fair Maid -- Hummingbird and Little Breeze -- When Miss Bat could sing -- Cardinal and Bruh Deer -- Little Brown Wren
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Lccn
95015307
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in green cloth; red paper over boards. Yellow endpapers. Purchase, Super Crown, 1996.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32348472
  • ucoclc32348472

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