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2 edition of harp seal. found in the catalog.

harp seal.

David Terhune

harp seal.

Photographs by Jack Terhune.

by David Terhune

  • 376 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Burns & MacEachern in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harp seal -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTerhune, Jack, illus.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. illus. (part col.) ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20115494M

    An adult harp seal gets its name from the crescent-shaped black mark on its back, which (sort of) resembles a harp. The typical getup of a full-grown harp seal, which besides that dorsal mark includes a black face and a silvery gray body, contrasts sharply with the pure-white coat of a newborn pup. () Baby Harp Seal were a post-hardcore/emo band from Leeds, UK. "my first band was called baby harp seal, we played from 93 - 96 when we broke up because of egos (mostly mine). we played kind of emo music, but not really - we were into hoover and fugazi and heroin, and two of us had a led zep fixation. we did a few 7 inches and one album, which i s.   The large photos show details mentioned in the text: the harp-shaped patterns on the adult seal's fur (for which the seals are named) and their sharp nails, used to climb up out of the water. The book will be useful for reports, but doesn't pander to that : Downs Matthews.


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