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The story of Pegasus, by Blanche Roesser

Label
The story of Pegasus
Title
The story of Pegasus
Statement of responsibility
by Blanche Roesser
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Many people can identify Pegasus, the winged horse from Greek myths, but they may not know that he sprung from the head of the monster Medusa! Pegasus's important roles in myths of the heroes Perseus and Bellerophon are featured in this thrilling retelling of the famous stories. Pegasus isn't just in the pages of books, though. The Pegasus constellation is one of the largest in the night sky from the end of summer through fall. Readers will learn what the constellation looks like through photographs as well as delight in the illustrations of the myths
  • A retelling of the myth of Pegasus
Member of
Summary
After Perseus cuts off the head of Medusa, Pegasus, the winged horse, emerges from her neck and Zeus, the king of the gods, uses Pegasus to carry lightning and thunder, eventually placing him among the stars
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10451756
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roesser, Blanche
Dewey number
292.1/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Stories in the stars
  • Leveled reader. Science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pegasus (Greek mythology)
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Constellations
  • Stars
  • Constellations
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Pegasus (Greek mythology)
  • Stars
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of Pegasus, by Blanche Roesser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Contents
Meet Pegasus -- Perseus -- Bellerophon -- The great square
Control code
ocn904507160
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781482426793
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015006059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904507160
Label
The story of Pegasus, by Blanche Roesser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Contents
Meet Pegasus -- Perseus -- Bellerophon -- The great square
Control code
ocn904507160
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781482426793
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015006059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904507160

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