1 edition of A far land found in the catalog.
A far land
|Statement||by Martha Ostenso. --|
|LC Classifications||PS8529.S67 F3 1924|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 70 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||70|
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His enthusiasm is so infectious that Far from Land is bound to hatch some much-needed new devotees."—Adrian Barnett, New Scientist "If you thought you knew all about seabirds, then think again. This book is absolutely packed with new information."—John Miles, Bird Watching Magazine "Written with passion and knowledge in equal doses. The Land Far Away is all on audio book, thanks to the combined talents of Trista Shaye and Maria K.!! And yes, I know it's not the run up to that time of year yet, but hopefully there will be a new.
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His enthusiasm is so infectious that Far from Land is bound to hatch some much-needed new devotees." – Adrian Barnett, New Scientist "If you thought you knew all about seabirds, then think again.
This book is absolutely packed with new information." – John Miles, Bird Watching Magazine "Written with passion and knowledge in equal doses. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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Michael Brooke’s passion for seabirds shines through from every page of this book. As a seabird biologist, he has spent his career studying this enigmatic group of birds. Good news from far away is like cold water to the thirsty. English Standard Version Like cold water to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.
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I sure hope so because they’ve come too far to lose/5(). The world of Far Lands is filled with many forms of magic, from demon-associated curses to the well-known mancies.
Many elements may affect the properties and strength of said magic, such as the wielder's knowledge and catalysts. A mancy is the most common form of magic in Far Lands and is currently the only arcane power in the hands of mortals.
OCLC Number: Notes: "There have also been printed of this edition one hundred and fifty copies on B.R. all-rag paper, specially bound, of which one hundred and twenty-five numbered and autographed copies are for sale.". A Far Off Place (aka Far Off Place and Kalahari) is a American adventure drama film based on Laurens van der Post's works A Far Off Place () and its prequel, A Story Like the Wind ().
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