THE BUKE
OF THE HOWLAT

////THE BUKE
OF THE HOWLAT

THE BUKE
OF THE HOWLAT

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The Buke of the Howlat is one of the great poetic gems of fifteenth-century Scots.

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The Buke of the Howlat is one of the great poetic gems of fifteenth-century Scots. Thinking himself to be ugly, a young owl (howlat) decides to speak to the most handsome bird of all, the peacock, and ask his help so that Nature can change him. But the peacock isn’t sure this should be done – after all, Nature doesn’t usually make mistakes – and summons a council of birds to make a decision. A huge feast takes place, and Nature herself appears and orders all the birds present to give the owl one of their feathers. But the result is not what they expect…

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Weight 0.5 kg