Aaaaw to Zzzzzd: the Words of Birds by John Bevis
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ISBN
9780262014298
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
143
Dimensions
115 x 185 x 20mm

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Birds sing and call, sometimes in complex and beautiful arrangements of notes, sometimes in one-line repetitions that resemble a ringtone more than a symphony. For hundreds of years, we have tried to write down what we hear when birds sing. Drawing on this history of bird writing, in Aaaaw to Zzzzzd John Bevis offers a lexicon of the words of birds. For tourists in Birdland, there could be no more charming phrasebook Aaaaw to Zzzzzd belongs in the bird lover’s backpack and on the word lover’s bedside table, an unexpected and sui generis pleasure.
ISBN:
9780262014298
Publication Date:
20 / 08 / 2010
Pages:
143
Dimensions:
115 x 185 x 20mm

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