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Wolf : spirit of the wild : a celebration of wolves in word and image

Author: Diana Landau
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"This handsome new book presents the wolf in fact, fiction, legend, folklore, and art, pairing outstanding color photographs and art reproductions with excerpts from writings about wolves. The photos are the work of well-known nature and outdoor photographers, and the writings include observations by field biologists ... and fiction, poetry, and folk legends from many lands ... Will be hailed by wolf enthusiasts and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Literary collections
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Landau
ISBN: 0806987170 9780806987170 0806986301 9780806986302 9781402729188 1402729189
OCLC Number: 46390600
Notes: "A Walking Stick Press book."
"The Nature Company."
Originally published: Berkeley, Calif. : Nature Company, ©1993.
Description: xi, 182 pages : color illustrations, color maps, music ; 27 x 28 cm
Contents: The Essential Wolf --
The Lifeway of Wolves --
The Wolf's World --
The Wolf of Dreams and Nightmares --
Where Wolves Survive --
Organizations that Work for Wolves.
Other Titles: Spirit of the wild
Celebration of wolves in word and image
Responsibility: edited by Diana Landau ; foreword by Douglas H. Chadwick.

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"This handsome new book presents the wolf in fact, fiction, legend, folklore, and art, pairing outstanding color photographs and art reproductions with excerpts from writings about wolves. The photos are the work of well-known nature and outdoor photographers, and the writings include observations by field biologists ... and fiction, poetry, and folk legends from many lands ... Will be hailed by wolf enthusiasts and is recommended wherever interest warrants."--"Library Journal. "Clearly aims to ... endow wolves with some of the majesty they deserve."--"Publisher's Weekly. "A tribute to the enduring mystique of the wolf."--"American Bookseller.

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