The gadfly, dormouse, mole, hare, and other creatures prepare for the elegant, glittering Butterfly Ball and Grasshopper Feast. Nature notes on each animal are appended.
|Statement||[colour plates by] Alan Aldridge ; with verses by William Plomer ; and nature notes by Richard Fitter.|
|Contributions||Plomer, William, 1903-1973., Fitter, Richard Sidney Richmond., Roscoe, William, 1753-1831.|
|LC Classifications||PZ8.3.A366 Bu4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||72|
|LC Control Number||75019329|
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