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Beasts in my belfry

Author: Gerald Durrell
Publisher: Chichester : Summersdale, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There were, unfortunately, no schools for incipient animal collectors and none of the professional collectors then operating would take on anybody who had only unbounded enthusiasm and very little practical experience to offer. Gerald Durrell, who would one day become a much-loved conservationist and author, dreamt of running his own zoo. In this book, he takes his first step towards fulfilling his ambition in this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gerald Durrell; Gerald Durrell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Durrell
ISBN: 9781840247299 1840247290
OCLC Number: 276648750
Notes: Originally published: London: Collins, 1973.
Description: 213 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gerald Durrell.

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Gerald Durrell would one day become a much-loved conservationist. In Beasts in My Belfry he takes his first step towards fulfilling his ambition in this charming account of his job as a student  Read more...

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"'A hilarious record that no Durrell fan will want to miss' SUNDAY TELEGRAPH 'A loving chronicle... Highly entertaining and informative' THE TIMES"

 
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