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By Thornton W. Burgess

Parents, lecturers, and younger readers around the globe have enthusiastically welcomed the Dover reprints of Thornton Burgess's vintage nature books, together with the perennial bestseller, The Adventures of Peter Cottontail. within the current quantity, the author's target of introducing teenagers to the attention-grabbing topic of chicken lifestyles is brilliantly learned in tale type. whereas "interviewing" Slaty the Junco, Redwing the Blackbird, Melody the wooden Thrush, Spooky the Screech Owl, and dozens of alternative universal birds, our courses, Peter Rabbit and saucy Jenny Wren — and, in fact, the reader — find out about their actual appearances, consuming and nesting conduct, and songs and calls. Over 80 years after its first e-book, the booklet is still noteworthy and important for its terribly profitable mix of knowledge and entertainment.

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