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Summer birds

Margarita Engle

Summer birds

the caterpillars of Maria Merian

by Margarita Engle

  • 395 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla, -- 1647-1717 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Caterpillars -- Juvenile literature,
  • Butterflies -- Metamorphosis -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margarita Engle : illustrations by Julie Paschkis.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsPaschkis, Julie, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL544.2 .E54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23169810M
    ISBN 109780805089370
    LC Control Number2009005267
    OCLC/WorldCa310959348

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