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bird is a raven

Benjamin Lebert

bird is a raven

by Benjamin Lebert

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Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBenjamin Lebert ; translated from the German by Peter Constantine.
ContributionsConstantine, Peter, 1963-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2672.E28 V6413 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16219401M
ISBN 109781400078066
LC Control Number2007271280

THE RAVEN. The raven has always been very well known to man, and is mentioned almost at the beginning of the Bible. You remember that this was the first bird that Noah sent out of the ark to see whether the waters had begun to dry up; and that it did not go back to him again. I suppose it. RAVEN. ra'-vn (`orebh; korax; Latin Corvus corax): A large family of the smaller birds of prey belonging to the genus Corvus corax. A bird of such universal distribution that it is known from Iceland to Japan, all over Asia, Europe and Africa, but almost extinct and not of general distribution in our own country.

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The story is that Coronis was Phoebus' love, but the raven discovered that she was unfaithful to the sun god. As he was winging his way to tell Phoebus the bad news, the crow warned that he might be better off keeping his beak shut.

The crow had been in a similar situation with Athene.