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Publisher Comments:

Kipling's own drawings, with their long, funny captions, illustrate his hilarious explanations of How the Camel Got His Hump, How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin, How the Armadillo Happened, and other animal How's. He began inventing these stories in his American wife's hometown of Brattleboro, Vermont, to amuse his eldest daughter — and they have served ever since as a source of laughter for children everywhere.

Table of Contents

How the whale got his throat — How the camel got his hump — How the rhinoceros got his skin — How the leopard got his spots — The elephant's child — The sing-song of old man kangaroo — The beginning of the armadilloes — How the first letter was written — How the alphabet was made — The crab that played with the sea — The cat that walked by himself — The butterfly that stamped.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780517266557
Author:
Kipling, Rudyard
Publisher:
Gramercy
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children's stories, English
Subject:
Sale Children - Children s Books - All Ages
Subject:
Sale Children - Children s Books - Ages 9-12
Subject:
Animals - General
Series Volume:
451
Publication Date:
20030805
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
B and W LINEART THROUGOUT
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.68x5.64x.76 in. .81 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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