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Borka : the adventures of a goose with no feathers

Author: John Burningham
Publisher: London : Red Fox, 1999, ©1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Borka, a goose with no feathers, has a hard life until a kindly dog and a sailor take her to Kew Gardens in London, where she finds a home and acceptance.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Burningham
ISBN: 0099400677 9780099400677
OCLC Number: 45101082
Notes: Originally published: London: Cape, 1963.
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: John Burningham.

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Once upon a time there were two geese called Mr and Mrs Plumpster. Each Spring they returned to the marshes of their ancestors, and Mrs Plumpster laid her eggs. Soon six fine young Plumpsters  Read more...

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"When I was little, this was my favourite book; when my children were little, it was their favourite book. The story of how Borka, the youngest of six geese born to Mr and Mrs Plumpster without any Read more...

 
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