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The Burgess animal book for children,

Author: Thornton W Burgess; Louis Agassiz Fuertes
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1920.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book, originally published in 1920, is a call to learn more about the animals with which we share our world, and how precious they are, through stories.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Animal book
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo), 1874-1965.
Burgess animal book for children.
Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1920
(OCoLC)669222478
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thornton W Burgess; Louis Agassiz Fuertes
OCLC Number: 348870
Description: xvii, 363 pages color frontispiece, plates (some color) 20 cm
Contents: Preface --
Jenny Wren gives Peter Rabbit an idea --
Peter and Jumper go to school --
More of Peter's long-legged cousins --
Chatterer and Happy Jack join --
The squirrels of the trees --
Striped chipmunk and his cousins --
Johnny Chuck joins the class --
Whistler and Yap Yap --
Two queer little haymakers --
Prickly Porky and Grubby Gopher --
A fellow with a thousand spears --
A lumberman and engineer --
A worker and a robber --
A trader and a handsome fellow --
Two unlike little cousins --
Danny's northern cousins and Nimbleheels --
Three little redcoats and some others --
Mice with pockets, and others --
Teeny Weeny and his cousin --
Four busy little miners --
Flitter the bat and his family --
An independent family --
Digger and his cousin Glutton --
Shadow and his family --
Two famous swimmers --
Spite the martin and Pekan the fisher --
Reedy Fox joins the school --
Old Man Coyote and Howler the Wolf --
Yowler and his cousin Tuffy --
Some big and little cat cousins --
Bobby Coon arrives --
Buster Bear nearly breaks up school --
Buster Bear's big cousins --
Unc' Billy and Old Mrs. Possum --
Lightfoot, Blacktail, and Forkhorn --
Bugler, Flathorns and Wanderhoof --
Thunderfoot, Fleetfoot and Longcoat --
Two wonderful mountain climbers --
Piggy and Hardshell --
The mammals of the sea --
Index.
Responsibility: by Thornton W. Burgess, with illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes.

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This book, originally published in 1920, is a call to learn more about the animals with which we share our world, and how precious they are, through stories.

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