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Flights of fancy : birds in myth, legend and superstition

Author: Peter Tate
Publisher: London : Arrow Books, 2009, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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And, as Peter Tate points out, what is so extraordinary is that the same story often crops up in many different parts of the world: the belief that eagles and snakes are sworn enemies can be found as  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Tate
ISBN: 9780099509875 0099509873
OCLC Number: 868350083
Notes: Originally published: London: Random House, 2007.
Description: x, 180 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Peter Tate.

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"Here is a book that will change the way we look at our feathered friends for ever." * National Trust Magazine * "Some of the rituals constructed around birds are truly extraordinary, as Peter Tate's Read more...

 
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