The Loons Necklace

Paperback | September 1, 1988

EditorWilliam ToyebyElizabeth Cleaver

not yet rated|write a review
This is perhaps Elizabeth Cleaver's best-loved picture-storybook, for which she produced a series of inimitable and memorable collages to illustrate a favourite Indian legend from the west coast of Canada. In 1977, the year it was first publsihed, it won the IODE Children's Book Award and theAmedlia Frances Howard-Gibbon Medal for illustration.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$7.62 online
$9.95 list price (save 23%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From Our Editors

Elizabeth Cleavers rich and beautiful style of picture-making-collages assembled with torn paper, paper cut-outs, and linocuts--gives new visual excitement to the splendours of the British Columbia interior, and to the magic of an Indian legend.

From the Publisher

This is perhaps Elizabeth Cleaver's best-loved picture-storybook, for which she produced a series of inimitable and memorable collages to illustrate a favourite Indian legend from the west coast of Canada. In 1977, the year it was first publsihed, it won the IODE Children's Book Award and theAmedlia Frances Howard-Gibbon Medal for ill...

From the Jacket

Elizabeth Cleavers rich and beautiful style of picture-making-collages assembled with torn paper, paper cut-outs, and linocuts--gives new visual excitement to the splendours of the British Columbia interior, and to the magic of an Indian legend.

William Toye, C.M., was the general editor of the first edition of The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, and co-editor of the second edition. He was a founding member of the literary quarterly, The Tamarack Review and was Editorial Director of Oxford University Press Canada from 1969 until his retirement in 1991. In 1995 he ...

other books by Elizabeth Cleaver

Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Disciplinary Approaches to Educational Enquiry
Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Disciplinary...

Kobo ebook|Mar 14 2014

$40.49 online$52.49list price(save 22%)
Researching Young People's Lives
Researching Young People's Lives

Kobo ebook|Mar 19 2009

$43.49 online$56.43list price(save 22%)
Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 9 × 7 × 0.15 inPublished:September 1, 1988Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195406753

ISBN - 13:9780195406757

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Loons Necklace

Reviews

Extra Content

From Our Editors

Elizabeth Cleavers rich and beautiful style of picture-making-collages assembled with torn paper, paper cut-outs, and linocuts--gives new visual excitement to the splendours of the British Columbia interior, and to the magic of an Indian legend.