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When the aardvark parked on the ark, and other poems

Calvin Miller

When the aardvark parked on the ark, and other poems

by Calvin Miller

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s poetry, American.,
  • American poetry.

  • About the Edition

    Whimsical and wise poems present some incidental lessons for living.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementCalvin Miller ; illustrations by Marc Harrison.
    ContributionsHarrison, Marc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.I376 W48 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2868908M
    ISBN 100060657480
    LC Control Number84047894
    OCLC/WorldCa10948628

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Please click on one of the following links for permissions and reprint rights information: Webmasters. The aardvark (/ ˈ ɑːr d v ɑːr k / ARD-vark; Orycteropus afer) is a medium-sized, burrowing, nocturnal mammal native to Africa. It is the only living species of the order Tubulidentata, although other prehistoric species and genera of Tubulidentata are known.

Unlike other insectivores, it has a long pig-like snout, which is used to sniff out roams over most of the southern two. When the Aardvark Parked on the Ark and Other Poems: ISBN () Hardcover, Harpercollins Childrens Books, Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site.

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Want to Read. While the bizarre and elusive aardvark (Orycteropus afer) may look vaguely similar in appearance to a pig (aardvark literally means ‘earthpig’ in Afrikaans), it is actually the only member of the order Tubulidentata.

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It is called When the Aardvark Parked on the Ark by Calvin Miller. If you enjoy zany.The tragedy of this story is explained by this little aardvark who led the animal procession into the ark. It is hard for us to imagine what took place when the flood waters rose up and covered the earth with water and mud.

Only those animals on the ark survived to replenish the earth.