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The kingfisher

Author: Lida; Feodor Rojankovsky; Lily Duplaix
Publisher: New York ; London : Harper & Brothers, 1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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The King Fisher finds a valley where none of his kind are living and soon brings home a Queen. Together they follow the seasons and their instincts, hunting, making a burrow nest, raising young. But finally the King is too old and dies, followed soon by his Queen, and the valley must wait to be discovered by yet another King Fisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lida; Feodor Rojankovsky; Lily Duplaix
OCLC Number: 2586029
Notes: "A Père Castor book."
Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers in colors.
"First edition."
Description: [32] pages : illustrations ; 27 x 24 cm
Responsibility: story by Lida ; pictures by Rojan [i.e. F. Rojankovsky] ; translated by Lily Duplaix.

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The King Fisher finds a valley where none of his kind are living and soon brings home a Queen. Together they follow the seasons and their instincts, hunting, making a burrow nest, raising young. But finally the King is too old and dies, followed soon by his Queen, and the valley must wait to be discovered by yet another King Fisher.

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