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Literary chickens

Author: Beth Moon
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press Publishers, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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Black-and-white portraits of heritage-breed chickens are paired with brief, random quotations from classic literature.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beth Moon
ISBN: 9780789213099 0789213095
OCLC Number: 1040245312
Notes: "Breeds Pictured" (pages 132-133) and "Works Quoted" (pages 134-136).
Description: 136 pages : black and white illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Isabella Rossellini --
Introduction / by Beth Moon --
Chickens as they are / by Melissa Caughey --
Literary chickens --
Toward a cultural history of the chicken / by Collier Brown --
Afterword by Jane Goodall.
Responsibility: photographs and literary selections by Beth Moon ; foreword by Isabella Rossellini ; afterword by Jane Goodall.

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Black-and-white portraits of heritage-breed chickens are paired with brief, random quotations from classic literature.

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