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The Resource African acrostics : a word in edgeways, poems by Avis Harley ; photographs by Deborah Noyes

African acrostics : a word in edgeways, poems by Avis Harley ; photographs by Deborah Noyes

Label
African acrostics : a word in edgeways
Title
African acrostics
Title remainder
a word in edgeways
Statement of responsibility
poems by Avis Harley ; photographs by Deborah Noyes
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inside every acrostic is a secret message, often lurking in the first letter of each line (read top to bottom). But look out! These acrostics not only follow their subjects to Africa, but they also take the form to a whole new level. Here you'll find the elusive double acrostic (in which the first and last letters of each line spell a message), the cross acrostic (in which the message is read diagonally), and the multiple acrostic (see it to believe it), not to mention lions, zebras, crocodiles, hippos, leopards, and elephants. Oh, my! Illustrated with gorgeous full-color photographs, this collection is sure to send poetry buffs and animal lovers on an armchair safari they'll never forget
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.H345
LC item number
A69 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Label
African acrostics : a word in edgeways, poems by Avis Harley ; photographs by Deborah Noyes
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
225852494
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[38] p.
Isbn
9780763636210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017916
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) a242342
Label
African acrostics : a word in edgeways, poems by Avis Harley ; photographs by Deborah Noyes
Publication
Control code
225852494
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[38] p.
Isbn
9780763636210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017916
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) a242342

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