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The Resource The truth about unicorns, James Cross Giblin ; illustrated with drawings by Michael McDermott and prints and photographs

The truth about unicorns, James Cross Giblin ; illustrated with drawings by Michael McDermott and prints and photographs

Label
The truth about unicorns
Title
The truth about unicorns
Statement of responsibility
James Cross Giblin ; illustrated with drawings by Michael McDermott and prints and photographs
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the origins of the unicorn, including the real-life animals that inspired it, and the various myths told about unicorns throughout the world
Cataloging source
DLC
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Giblin, James
Dewey number
398.24/54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GR830.U6
LC item number
G52 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.8
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McDermott, Michael
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Unicorns
  • Unicorns
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The truth about unicorns, James Cross Giblin ; illustrated with drawings by Michael McDermott and prints and photographs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [105]-107) and index
Contents
A world of unicorns -- The beast with a three-colored horn -- A horse's body, a stag's head, and an elephant's feet -- The Ki-lin of China -- The unicorn man of India -- A maiden tames the unicorn -- The unicorn in the tapestries -- The unicorn of the sea -- Doubters and believers -- Horn or tusk? -- The "living unicorn" -- The rhino, the Narwhal, and the unicorn
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
113 pages
Isbn
9780060224783
Lccn
90047233
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
System control number
ocm22420172
Label
The truth about unicorns, James Cross Giblin ; illustrated with drawings by Michael McDermott and prints and photographs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [105]-107) and index
Contents
A world of unicorns -- The beast with a three-colored horn -- A horse's body, a stag's head, and an elephant's feet -- The Ki-lin of China -- The unicorn man of India -- A maiden tames the unicorn -- The unicorn in the tapestries -- The unicorn of the sea -- Doubters and believers -- Horn or tusk? -- The "living unicorn" -- The rhino, the Narwhal, and the unicorn
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
113 pages
Isbn
9780060224783
Lccn
90047233
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
System control number
ocm22420172

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