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4 edition of Suleiman the elephant found in the catalog.

Suleiman the elephant

Margret Rettich

Suleiman the elephant

a picture book

by Margret Rettich

  • 41 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Austria,
  • Holy Roman Empire
    • Subjects:
    • Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1527-1576 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1527-1576.,
    • Soliman (Elephant) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Soliman (Elephant),
    • Elephants.,
    • Austria -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Holy Roman Empire -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      Follows Maximilian, son of King Ferdinand of Austria, and his wedding present the elephant Soliman, in their procession from Spain to Vienna in 1551.

      Edition Notes

      Translation of: Soliman der Elefant.

      StatementMargret Rettich ; translated from the German by Elizabeth D. Crawford.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDB65.4 .R4713 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2710066M
      ISBN 100688057411, 068805742X
      LC Control Number86002737

      Another book about a gift, this time a wedding present, is Suleiman the Elephant, by Margret Rettich, translated from the German by Elizabeth D. .   The Architect's Apprentice is the latest historical novel by Turkish author Elif Shafak The author said that that a painting of Sultan Sulieman standing, an elephant in the background was the inspiration of the novel. The story goes as the indian boy Jahan sneaks into a ship that traveled to istanbul to deliver an "elephant" a gift from the Maharaja to the Sultan.4/5(2K).

      The Elephant’s Journey by Jose Saramago Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, pp. CLR [rating:5]. A Man and His Elephant. Your worst academic embarrassment in high school may have started with an English teacher demanding that you share your insight into Moby Dick by telling the class what the great white whale stood for. You cringed because, although you actually read the book. Last Chain on Billie: How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top- Carol Bradley (): Against the backdrop of a glittering but brutal circus world, this book charts the history of circus elephants in America and follows the story of one very mistreated circus elephant and the journey that led her to sanctuary. Topsy- Michael Daly (): In , an elephant named .

      Suleiman was born in Trabzon along the east coast of the Black Sea to Şehzade Selim (later Selim I), probably on 6 November , although this date is not known with absolute certainty. His mother was Hafsa Sultan, a convert to Islam of unknown origins, who died in At the age of seven, Suleiman was sent to study science, history, literature, theology and military tactics . elephant passioni a drunk travel new retinol ml fresh 10 cream fresh cream 10 elephant retinol new passioni ml drunk a travel DRUNK ELEPHANT A Passioni Retinol Cream&B Hydra Hydration Serumoz Ea in Box DRUNK ELEPHANT A - $


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This book has lively illustrations and an amazing tale to tell. I quite enjoyed the narrative, but fell short of being entirely captivated by it. I could even call this a Suleiman the elephant book book.

The illustrations of the elephant scaling the Swiss Alps and riding astride two small ships in a small bay are particularly descriptive.4/5(1). Suleiman the Elephant: A Picture Book Margret Rettich, Author, Elizabeth D.

Crawford, Translator William Morrow & Company $ (0p) ISBN Buy this book. Get this from a library. Suleiman the elephant. [Margret Rettich; Elizabeth D Crawford] -- Follows Maximilian, son of King Ferdinand of Austria, and his wedding present the elephant Soliman, in their procession from Spain to Vienna in This book has lively illustrations and an amazing tale to tell.

I quite enjoyed the narrative, but fell short of being entirely captivated by it. I could even call this a star book. The illustrations of the elephant scaling the Swiss Alps and riding astride two small ships in a small bay are particularly descriptive.4/5.

'Suleiman the Elephant', a children's book by Margret Rettich. Image via The people and settings of Europe must have been just as strange to the elephant and his two Indian mahouts as. Civic Holiday. CELA will be closed for the Civic Holiday on Monday, August 3.

We will return to regular hours on Tuesday, August 4. But it is Solomon (or Suleiman) the elephant who remains the hero: "painfully lifting his heavy legs, one, two, one, two" through heat or snow, never lapsing either physically or morally, even.

Soliman the Elefant. Janu Maddy. Suleiman in Europe – A sad story Several months ago, I wrote about the imperial gift of a giraffe by an Indian King to the Ming emperor and the awe the Chinese had about it when Zheng he took it to Nanjing imperial palace in the time frame.

Later I wrote about the elephant Murugan in Amsterdam a story that is one of my favorites. "Kanuni" redirects here. For the hompa of Kwangali, see Kanuni (hompa). For the Albanian law texts, see Kanun (Albania). Sultan of the O. How ironic, then, that the key to Shafak’s latest map is a story that begins and ends with an elephant.

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The Elephant’s Journey is a small book, a mere pages, so I thought it would be a quick read, but I found that Saramago In King Joao III of Portugal gave his nephew, Archeduke Maximillion a wedding gift- an elephant and along with that elephant came Subhro, his keeper or Mahout and The Elephant’s Journey is Saramago’s retelling of /5(K).

Margret Rettich, the author-artist of ''Suleiman the Elephant,'' struck gold when she found the ready-made story about a prince and a princess and the elephant. In The Architect’s Apprentice, Shafak brought in a young boy named Jahan from India, who trundled across the seas to offer a white elephant named Chotu to Suleiman the Magnificent at the Topkapi.

The Elephant’s Journey is a book of wonder, not only in local astonishment at glimpsing an alien behemoth who consumes kilograms of forage a day. The novel is a shaggy elephant story that uses King João’s gift as a tale on which to hang ruminations on the mysteries of social rank, religious orthodoxy, consciousness, and language.

Suleiman and Fritz spent two years in Vienna before Suleiman died over Christmas in Fritz received a tip from Maximilian, set out for Lisbon on a. He arrives at Sultan Suleiman’s palace — “a maze of rooms within rooms and paths that drew circles, a serpent swallowing its tail”— escorting Chota, a white elephant.

THE ELEPHANT’S JOURNEY by Jose Saramago Book Quote: “It is said, once tolstoy had said it first, that all happy families are alike, and there is really little more to say about them.

It would seem that the same is true of happy elephants. One need look no further than suleiman. When the elephant twins get older, they ask their aunt why the stories always focus on Indian and North African elephants, never elephants from the African savanna.

The aunt avoids answering. The twin then elephants begin listening to the story of Suleiman, their ancestor from the 16th century.Soliman was the elephant of Maximilian II. and the first elephant in Vienna in Soliman war der Elefant Maximilians II.

und der erste Elefant in Wien.The Elephant in the Room (from “Resistance, Rebellion, Life: 50 Poems Now”) Kay Ryan. The room is almost all elephant. Almost none of it isn’t.

Pretty much solid elephant. So there’s no room to talk about it. Comment: “The room is almost all elephant.” Squeezed against a wall, I’m reminded of being ignored at a party.