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A flock of words

an anthology of poetry for children and others.

by Mackay, David

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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry -- Collections.,
  • Poetry -- Collections.

  • About the Edition

    An anthology of poems from many countries and many periods of history.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCollected, introduced, and annotated by David Mackay. Pref. by Benjamin DeMott. Drawings by Margery Gill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6101 .M23 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4571221M
    LC Control Number77091070

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    Historically “The Language of the Birds” was considered a divine language birds used to communicate with the initiated. Here, a flock of books takes off from the plaza to fly the urban gullies of the city. The fluttering books have left a gentle imprint of words beneath them. Self Help: Buy Our Book "Smashing Grammar" () Written by the founder of Grammar Monster, "Smashing Grammar" includes a glossary of grammar essentials (from apostrophes to zeugma) and a chapter on easily confused words (from affect/effect to whether/if).Each entry starts with a simple explanation and basic examples before moving to real-life, entertaining examples.

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A flock of words an anthology of poetry for children and others. [1st American ed.] by Mackay, David. Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York. Written in EnglishPages: A flock of words: an anthology of poetry for children and others.

Publication date Topics Poetry -- Collections, Poetry -- Collections, Poetry -- Collected works, Poetry Publisher New York, Harcourt, Brace & World Collection Internet Archive Books.

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What do you call a group of boys (and other people). Many of the following terms belong to 15th-century lists of 'proper terms', such as those in the Book of St Albans attributed to Dame Juliana Barnes (). Some are fanciful or humorous terms which probably never had any real currency, but have been taken up by antiquarian writers, notably Joseph Strutt in Sports and Pastimes of England ().

Bible verses about Flock. Revelation ESV / 3 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Then I looked, and behold, on Mount Zion stood the Lamb, and with himwho had his name and his Father's name written on their foreheads. Books related to A Flock of Words.

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