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Song of the swallows

Song of the swallows

Author: Leo Politi; J. Paul Getty Museum.
Publisher: Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Sad when the swallows leave for the winter, young Juan prepares to welcome them back to the old California Mission at Capistrano on St. Joseph's Day the next spring.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile literature
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Politi; J. Paul Getty Museum.
ISBN: 9780892369898 0892369892
OCLC Number: 1291946271
Notes: KH8jan2019.
Awards: Winner of Caldecott Medal 1950
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: by Leo Politi.


Tells the story of the yearly return of the swallows to the Mission San Juan Capistrano through the eyes of a small child, Julian, the bell ringer of the Mission. This book includes the music and  Read more...


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