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Beautiful blackbird, Ashley Bryan

Label
Beautiful blackbird
Title
Beautiful blackbird
Statement of responsibility
Ashley Bryan
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a story of the Ila people, the colorful birds of Africa ask Blackbird, whom they think is the most beautiful of birds, to decorate them with some of his "blackening brew."
Awards note
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2004.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 2004.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryan, Ashley
Dewey number
  • 398.2/096894/04528
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.B838
  • PS3552.R848
LC item number
  • Bg 2003
  • B43 2003
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
398.2 Bry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ila (African people)
  • Ila (African people)
  • Folklore
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Ila (African people)
  • Ila (African people)
  • Folklore
Target audience
primary
Label
Beautiful blackbird, Ashley Bryan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Adapted from a tale from 'The Ila-speaking people from Northern Rhodesia' (now known as Zambia) by Edwin W. Smith and Andrew M. Dale. University Books: New Hyde Park, New York, 1968. vol. 2, pp. 350-51"--Colophon
  • "Book design by Abelardo Martinez. The text of this book is set in Matrix. The illustrations are rendered in paper collage"--Colophon
  • Color illustrated lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm49727583
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689847318
Lccn
2002005290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49727583
Label
Beautiful blackbird, Ashley Bryan
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Adapted from a tale from 'The Ila-speaking people from Northern Rhodesia' (now known as Zambia) by Edwin W. Smith and Andrew M. Dale. University Books: New Hyde Park, New York, 1968. vol. 2, pp. 350-51"--Colophon
  • "Book design by Abelardo Martinez. The text of this book is set in Matrix. The illustrations are rendered in paper collage"--Colophon
  • Color illustrated lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm49727583
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689847318
Lccn
2002005290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49727583

Library Locations

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