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The Resource Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Label
Clever Ali
Title
Clever Ali
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When seven-year-old Ali's greedy pet steals cherries from the wicked Sultan for whom his father keeps carrier pigeons, Ali is given three days to find 600 new cherries or his father will be thrown into the deep, dark oubliette. Includes facts about carrier pigeons and the sultan on whom this story is based, as well as an excerpt from "In Praise of Books" by al-Jahiz
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
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Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Cle 2006
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
De Marcken, Gail
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homing pigeons
  • Pigeons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Egypt
  • Homing pigeons
  • Pigeons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
  • Fathers and sons
  • Homing pigeons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Pigeons
  • Egypt
Target audience
primary
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61881049
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780439370141
Lccn
2005027133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61881049
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780439370141
Lccn
2005027133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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