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An American bestiary

Mary Sayre Haverstock

An American bestiary

by Mary Sayre Haverstock

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by H. N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, American,
  • Animals in art

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary Sayre Haverstock.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6505 .H36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4737179M
    ISBN 100810906821
    LC Control Number78027333

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An American Bestiary This large format, heavily illustrated book is a humorous exploration of the use (and mis-use) of metaphor in the language of American An American bestiary book and society at large. There are no anthropomorphic morals in this bestiary. It is simply a book of American animal paintings, often giving us glimpses of the artists’ most relaxed, intimate work.

Ranging from the peaceable-kingdom to the howling wilderness views of the animal world, the images are as gentle as a kitten painted as a thank-you note or as ominous as circling buzzards. Author Name Haverstock, Mary Sayre.

Title An American Bestiary. Binding Hardcover. Book Condition Good. Publisher Landmark Books Intl. ISBN Number /. “ Bestiary is an act of transformation.

But it is a true act, also, because it acknowledges that a human will hide to be seen, and look back. These poems―among the best being written by any young poet in America―look back.” ―Shane McCrae “Donika Kelly whistles and crows her book into a /5(28). The new world pig --An American loner --The formidable fields --The persistent procyonids --The handy hand-winged --Our lone edentate --A brave little beast --The hare-shaped --Our one marsupial --Our hardest worker --A prickly pacifist --Our different mice.

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Celebrating West Virginia's culture and stories through an illustrated book of folklore, fantasy, and + monsters. A bestiary, or Bestiarum vocabulum is a compendium of beasts. Bestiaries were made popular in the Middle Ages in illustrated volumes that described various animals, birds and even rocks.

An American bestiary by Jack Schaefer. Houghton Mifflin. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Bestiary book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Across this remarkable first book are encounters with animals, legendary /5. Bestiary. is an anthology of fantasy short stories, edited by American writers Jack Dann and Gardner was first published in paperback by Ace Books in Octoberand reprinted in The book collects eighteen novelettes and short stories by various authors featuring imaginary creatures out of myth and legend including the dragon, unicorn, giant, centaur, dryad, minotaur, sphinx Genre: Fantasy.

Across this remarkable first book are encounters with animals, legendary beasts, and mythological monsters—half human and half something else. Donika Kelly’s Bestiary is a catalog of creatures—from the whale and ostrich to the pegasus and chimera to the centaur and griffin.

Among them too are poems of love, self-discovery, and travel from “Out West” to “Back East.”. Bestiary book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Three generations of Taiwanese American women are haunted by the myths of t /5. A bestiary, or Bestarium vocabulum is a book of beasts.

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An American bestiary. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. MLA Citation. Schaefer, Jack. An American bestiary / Jack Schaefer ; with a foreword by James S. Findley ; illustrated by Linda K. Powell Houghton Mifflin Boston Australian/Harvard Citation. Schaefer, Jack.Bestiary by Robert Masello and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Passion for books.

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