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The Resource My friend Tertius, Corinne Fenton ; illustrated by Owen Swan

My friend Tertius, Corinne Fenton ; illustrated by Owen Swan

Label
My friend Tertius
Title
My friend Tertius
Statement of responsibility
Corinne Fenton ; illustrated by Owen Swan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One question kept echoing in my mind - if I had to leave, what would I do with Tertius?...This is the true story of two lives brought together by chance. Arthur Cooper, working in intelligence for the British Government in pre-war Hong Kong, rescues a small gibbon and names him Tertius. Together they escape to a safe place - but is it for always?
Summary
One question kept echoing in my mind - if I had to leave, what would I do with Tertius?...This is the true story of two lives brought together by chance. Arthur Cooper, working in intelligence for the British Government in pre-war Hong Kong, rescues a small gibbon and names him Tertius. Together they escape to a safe place - but is it for always?
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10567527
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fenton, Corinne
Dewey number
823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Swan, Owen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooper, Arthur R. V
  • Tertius
  • Australian fiction
  • Intelligence officers
  • Intelligence officers
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Gibbons
  • British
  • Intelligence officers
  • Gibbons
  • Gibbons as pets
  • Hong Kong (China)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
My friend Tertius, Corinne Fenton ; illustrated by Owen Swan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is the true story of two lives brought together by chance. Arthur Cooper, working in intelligence for the British Government in pre-war Hong Kong, rescues a small gibbon and names him Tertius"--Back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059031608
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781760113827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965540277
Label
My friend Tertius, Corinne Fenton ; illustrated by Owen Swan
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is the true story of two lives brought together by chance. Arthur Cooper, working in intelligence for the British Government in pre-war Hong Kong, rescues a small gibbon and names him Tertius"--Back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059031608
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781760113827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)965540277

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