Book Cover
Author Adams, Richard, 1920-2016, author

Title Watership Down / Richard Adams
Edition 40th anniversary edition
Published Harmondsworth : Puffin Books, 1973
Harmondsworth, England ; New York : Puffin Books, 1973
Bungay, Suffolk : Richard Clay (The Chaucer Press) Ltd., 1973


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB SPCBC  819 Adams Ric/Wdo  LIB USE ONLY
Description 478 pages : map ; 19 cm
regular print
Series Puffin books
Puffin books
Summary Chronicles the adventures of a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to establish a new warren so that they can live in peace
Analysis Children's stories in English, 1900- Texts
Notes First published by Rex Collings (1972)
Audience For children
Notes Originally published, London: Rex Collings Ltd, 1972
Copy at H.73/667. Exhibited: "Animal Tales", British Library, London, 7 August 2015 Uk
Winner of the Carnegie Medal, 1973
Subject Animals in literature.
Children's stories.
Community power -- Fiction.
Leadership -- Juvenile fiction.
Carnegie Medal.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Juvenile fiction.
Rabbits -- Fiction
Rabbits -- Juvenile fiction.
Rabbits -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Rabbits -- Legends and stories
Social control -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Rabbits -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Illustrated works.
Author Parkins, David.
LC no. 00000260
ISBN 0027000303 (1974 hbk)
0141186666 (paperback)
0670851655 (1993 hbk)
0713915137 (Kestrel hbk)
0743277708 (4th edition)
0901720313 (1972 hbk)
9780241953235 (40th anniversary edition unillustrated pbk)
9780743277709 (paperback)
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