skip to content
The silly chicken Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The silly chicken

Author: Idries Shah; Jeff Jackson; Rita Wirkala
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Hoopoe Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Spanish English hardcover edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A Sufi teaching tale of a chicken that has learned to speak as people do and spreads an alarming warning, which causes the townspeople to panic without first considering the messenger.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Idries Shah; Jeff Jackson; Rita Wirkala
ISBN: 1883536375 9781883536374
OCLC Number: 64385811
Language Note: Text in Spanish and English.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Other Titles: Silly chicken.
Pollo bobo
Responsibility: written by Idries Shah ; illustrated by Jeff Jackson = El pollo bobo / escrito por Idries Shah ; traducido por Rita Wirkala ; ilustrado por Jeff Jackson.

Abstract:

A Sufi teaching tale of a chicken that has learned to speak as people do and spreads an alarming warning, which causes the townspeople to panic without first considering the messenger.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/64385811> # The silly chicken
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64385811#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Silly chicken.
   library:oclcnum "64385811" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Topic/chickens_folklore> ; # Chickens--Folklore
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Topic/sufis_folklore> ; # Sufis--Folklore
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/398.22/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Topic/sufies> ; # Sufíes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Topic/pollos> ; # Pollos
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005532> ; # Folklore
   schema:alternateName "Pollo bobo" ;
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64385811#Audience> ;
   schema:bookEdition "Spanish English hardcover ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/4618830> ; # Rita Wirkala
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19684387> ; # Idries Shah
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "A Sufi teaching tale of a chicken that has learned to speak as people do and spreads an alarming warning, which causes the townspeople to panic without first considering the messenger."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/58780867> ; # Silly chicken.
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:genre "Folklore"@en ;
   schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/26403204> ; # Jeff Jackson
   schema:inLanguage "es" ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The silly chicken"@en ;
   schema:productID "64385811" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64385811#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_hoopoe_books_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Agent/hoopoe_books> ; # Hoopoe Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781883536374> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64385811> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58780867#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005532> # Folklore
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Folklore"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19684387> # Idries Shah
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1924" ;
   schema:deathDate "1996" ;
   schema:familyName "Shah" ;
   schema:givenName "Idries" ;
   schema:name "Idries Shah" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/26403204> # Jeff Jackson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1971" ;
   schema:familyName "Jackson" ;
   schema:givenName "Jeff" ;
   schema:name "Jeff Jackson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4618830> # Rita Wirkala
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wirkala" ;
   schema:givenName "Rita" ;
   schema:name "Rita Wirkala" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/58780867> # Silly chicken.
   schema:name "Silly chicken." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781883536374>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1883536375" ;
   schema:isbn "9781883536374" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.