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The conjurer"s bird

a novel

by Davies, Martin

  • 58 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Shaye Areheart Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 -- Fiction,
  • Wildlife conservationists -- Fiction,
  • Extinct birds -- Fiction,
  • Naturalists -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartin Davies.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6104.A87 C66 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3396429M
    ISBN 101400097339
    LC Control Number2005008728

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The Conjurer's Bird book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Seamlessly spanning two time periods, The Conjurer's Bird is a /5. The Conjurer’s Bird is a beautiful story in the spirit of Possession that is as exciting as The Club Dumas, inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: that of the Mysterious Bird of only once, inby Captain Cook’s second expedition to the South Seas, a single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England/5(10).

The Conjurer's Bird is a terrific book, and I had a lot of fun reading it. It took off from page one, and I read the book in two sittings.

Davies takes some true facts, and spins them into a wonderful fictional account of a search for a long missing bird, the "Mysterious Bird of Ulieta"/5(46).

The Conjurer's Bird is a beautiful story in the spirit of Possession that is as exciting as The Club Dumas, inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: that of the Mysterious Bird of only once, inby Captain Cook's second expedition to the South Seas, a single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England.

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by Martin Davies. Inan unusual bird was spotted on Captain Cook's second expedition to the South Seas. This single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England and no other bird of its kind was ever seen again. The Conjurer's Bird is a terrific book, and I had a lot of fun reading it.

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Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors. Martin Davies has discovered another real-life mystery in Banks's biography.

Shortly before Banks's encounter with the Lost Bird, he broke off an engagement and began an affair with an unknown. The Conjurer's Bird is premised on the characters' belief that the specimen still exists, and they compete to be first to find it.

Obsession and passion drive all the characters, real and imagined. Fitz and his associates are obsessed with following fragile leads to The Mysterious Bird of Ulieta and are passionate about their subject.

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Just $12 for a year or $39 for 3 months More about membership. About The Conjurer’s Bird. The Conjurer’s Bird is a beautiful story in the spirit of Possession that is as exciting as The Club Dumas, inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: that of the Mysterious Bird of only once, inby Captain Cook’s second expedition to the South Seas, a single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England.

Get this from a library. The conjurer's bird. [Martin Davies] -- " inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: the Mysterious Bird of Ulieta"--Page 4 of cover. "The Conjurer's Bird" (Reviewed by Mary Whipple ) "The rarest bird ever recorded Seen only once, inby Captain Cook's second expedition.

A routine collecting party on a South Sea island known then as Ulieta. The hunt for an ornithological marvel is entwined with a period love story.

BBC producer Davies (Mrs. Hudson and the Spirits’ Curse,etc.) roots his twin-pronged story in historical n Cook’s second voyage of discovery produced the only known specimen of the Mysterious Bird of Ulieta, which ended up stuffed in the collection of Sir Joseph Banks, the.

The Conjurers Bird is a beautiful story in the spirit of Possession that is as exciting as The Club Dumas, inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: that of the Mysterious Bird of Ulieta.

Seen only once, inby Captain Cooks second expedition to the South Seas, a single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England. The bird was given to. The Conjurer’s Bird is a beautiful story in the spirit of Possession that is as exciting as The Club Dumas, inspired by one of the great puzzles of natural history: that of the Mysterious Bird of only once, inby Captain Cook’s second expedition to the South Seas, a single specimen was captured, preserved, and brought back to England/5(4).

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Like to comment on this review. Just send. The Conjuror's Bird by Martin Davies is a fantastic read. It kept me awake late into the night wanting to find out what was going to happen next. It is one of those books that reads like a movie in your mind.

The novel is actually two stories in one book. One is the love story between Joseph Banks, the famous naturalist and his mistress Miss B.Get this from a library! The conjurer's bird: a novel. [Martin Davies] -- Searching for the remains of an extinct bird that had once been in the collection of eighteenth-century naturalist Joseph Banks, Fitz, a modern-day conservationist, uncovers some of the mysteries of.

A bestselling Richard and Judy Book Club title, THE CONJUROR'S BIRD is a dazzling debut novel, spanning three centuries of secrets and surprises. See more. Customer reviews. out of 5 stars. out of 5. 52 customer ratings. 5 star 70% 4 star 16% 3 star /5(52).