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The giraffe that walked to Paris / by Nancy Milton ; illustrated by Roger Roth.

Authors: Milton, Nancy, 1929-
Call number: j599.638 MIL
Publisher: Cynthiana, KY : Purple House Press, 2013.
New York : Crown, c1992.
Publication date: 2013.c1992.
Subject: Giraffe -- France -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Animal introduction -- France -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Paris (France) -- Juvenile literature.
Title: The giraffe that walked to Paris / by Nancy Milton ; illustrated by Roger Roth.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 25 x 28 cm.
Summary note: Retells the true story of how the first giraffe ever to come to Europe was sent by the Pasha of Egypt to the King of France in 1826, and the giraffe walked from the disembarkation point of Marseilles to Paris to see the King.
Added author: Roth, Roger (Roger Almon), illustrator.
ISBN: 9781930900677
1930900678
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1487966
Bib No.: 1487966

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