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The Resource A lion in Paris, Beatrice Alemagna

A lion in Paris, Beatrice Alemagna

Label
A lion in Paris
Title
A lion in Paris
Statement of responsibility
Beatrice Alemagna
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A curious young lion decides to leave the grasslands and visit the city of Paris
  • The lion in this story was inspired by the statue of a lion in the Place Denfert-Rochereau in Paris. Parisians are very fond of this lion. The statue was erected by the architect Frederic Auguste Bartholdi between 1876 and 1880. It is a smaller version of his famous Belfort Lion sculpture in Belfort, in eastern France
Summary
Bored by his rural life in the savannah, a lion seeks excitement and opportunity in the City of Light, where he is surprised that even his roaring does not cause a stir while visiting Montmartre, the Eiffel Tower, and the busy underground Mâetro
Illustration
Awards note
Winner, Bologna Ragazzi Special Mention Award.
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10301276
Cataloging source
BT
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Alemagna, Beatrice
Former title
Un lion a Paris
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 0
  • 2
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True
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Paris (France)
Target audience
preschool
Label
A lion in Paris, Beatrice Alemagna
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in French as Un Lion a Paris, by Autrement in 2006
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052712012
Dimensions
39 cm.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781849761710
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
Label
A lion in Paris, Beatrice Alemagna
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in French as Un Lion a Paris, by Autrement in 2006
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052712012
Dimensions
39 cm.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781849761710
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations

Library Locations

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