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The happy owls : a legend

Author: Celestino Piatti; T van Hoijtema; Atheneum (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1964, ©1963
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S.A. edView all editions and formats
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The legend about the wisdom of the owl and the lack of it by some barnyard fowl.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Piatti, Celestino.
Happy owls.
New York, Atheneum, 1964 [©1963]
(OCoLC)644622638
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Celestino Piatti; T van Hoijtema; Atheneum (New York, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 301727
Notes: Piatti's "The Happy Owls" was originally published in 1963 but still feels very relevant for both the bold illustrations and simple timeless message. The last page of this book pays tribute to the original author of this fable. The original story was written and illustrated in 1895 by the Dutch artist Theo van Hoijtema under the title "Uilen-Geluk"
Description: 31 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Eulenglück.
Responsibility: Celestino Piatti.

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The legend about the wisdom of the owl and the lack of it by some barnyard fowl.

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