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Jonathan Livingston Seagull

by Bach, Richard

Condition: Good

NY: Avon, 1973. Book. Good. Mass Market Paperback. 2nd Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 127 pp. with photos. Tale of a loner seagull..

Jonathan Livingston Seagull, written by Richard Bach, is a fable in novella form about a seagull learning about life and flight, and a homily about self-perfection. First published in 1970 as "Jonathan Livingston Seagull — a story", it became a favorite throughout the United States. By the end of 1972, over a million copies were in print, Reader's Digest had published a condensed version, and the book reached the top of the New York Times Best Seller list where it remained for 38 weeks.


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On Nov 6 2012, jberkeley said:
  "Though the inspiring tale of one seagull who realises there is so much more to flying than most realise, this book puts beautifully into words and stunning pictures our largely untapped potential hidden within the gift of life."
On Jan 5 2007, andrear said:
  "awesome theme and awesome way of narrating the story!"


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