The Burgess Bird Book for Children (Dover Children’s Classics)

The Burgess Bird Book for Children (Dover Children's Classics) Author Thornton W. Burgess
ISBN-10 0486428400
ISBN-13 9780486428406
Year 2003-04-23
Pages 272
Language English
Publisher Dover Publications
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Parents teachers and young readers all over the world have enthusiastically welcomed the Dover reprints of Thornton Burgess s classic nature books including the perennial bestseller The Adventures of Peter Cottontail In the present volume the author s goal of introducing children to the fascinating subject of bird life is brilliantly realized in story fashion While interviewing Slaty the Junco Redwing the Blackbird Melody the Wood Thrush Spooky the Screech Owl and dozens of other common birds our guides Peter Rabbit and saucy Jenny Wren and of course the reader learn about their physical appearances eating and nesting habits and songs and calls Over eighty years after its first publication the book remains noteworthy and valuable for its extraordinarily successful blend of information and entertainment

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