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Title Animals of the Bible : a picture book / by Dorothy P. Lathrop ; with text selected by Helen Dean Fish from the King James Bible.
Pub Info Philadelphia : Lippincott, [196-?]
book jacket
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 220.8 Lat     AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 66 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 920L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.6 1 1 123689
Contents The story of the creation of the animals -- The serpent and Eve -- The story of the animals saved in the ark -- The dove who served Noah -- Abraham's ram -- Isaac's camels at Rebekah's well -- The scapegoat -- Balaam's ass -- David saves his sheep from a lion and a bear -- The ravens who fed Elijah -- God talks to Job about the animals -- Behemoth -- Leviathan -- The thirsting hart -- The mighty eagle -- God's care of the animals -- Daniel's lions -- The story of Jonah and the great fish -- Some other Old Testament animals -- Animals around the Christmas manger -- The flocks of the Christmas shepherds -- The prodigal son's swine -- The foxes have holes -- The family dogs -- The netful of fishes -- The good Samaritan's own beast -- The sheep of the good shepherd -- The Palm Sunday colt -- As a hen gathereth her chickens -- Peter's cock -- The peaceable kingdom.
Summary The Old and New Testaments of the King James Version are the sources for the thirty-one stories about animals; the illustrations include the flora of biblical lands and portray the animals with reverence.
Awards Caldecott Medal, 1938.
Subject Bible -- Quotations -- Juvenile literature.
Animals in the Bible -- Juvenile literature.
Nature in the Bible -- Juvenile literature.
Nature in the Bible -- Juvenile literature.
Animals in the Bible -- Juvenile literature.
Newbery and Caldecott Award winners.
Add Author Fish, Helen Dean, compiler.
Lathrop, Dorothy P. (Dorothy Pulis), 1891-1980, illustrator.
Add Title Bible. Selections. Authorized. English. 1960.
Related To Online version: Bible. English. Authorized. Selections. 196-? Animals of the Bible. Philadelphia, Lippincott [196-? c1937] (OCoLC)555439370
ISBN 0397315368
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