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Whale's canoe : a folk tale from Australia / retold and illustrated by Joanna Troughton
Bib ID 2854253
Format BookBook
Author
Troughton, Joanna
 
Description London ; Ringwood, Vic. : Blackie Children's Books, 1993 
[28] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 0216940273
Series

Folk tales of the world.

Summary

The birds and animals of Australia flew across the land Australia. This beautifully presented legend is illustrated by the author.

Notes

For children.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Whales -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Animals -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Stories and motifs - Animals.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Stories and motifs - Birds.  |  Stories and motifs - Dolphins / whales.

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