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Rufus, the red-necked hornbill

Author: Patricia Lauber; Polly Cameron
Publisher: New York : Coward-McCann, ©1958.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When an exotic bird from Thailand escaped several years ago from a New York pet shop, the whole city followed Rufus on his lively escapade amid the city sky-scrapers. Now, the story of this impetuous hornbill is retold in a humorous though factual treatment ..."--Kirkus Reviews.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Lauber; Polly Cameron
OCLC Number: 1866160
Description: [36] pages : illustrations, photograph ; 27 cm
Responsibility: by Patricia Lauber ; illustrated by Polly Cameron.

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"When an exotic bird from Thailand escaped several years ago from a New York pet shop, the whole city followed Rufus on his lively escapade amid the city sky-scrapers. Now, the story of this impetuous hornbill is retold in a humorous though factual treatment ..."--Kirkus Reviews.

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