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The big, bad book of beasts : the world's most curious creatures

Author: Michael Largo
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A one-of-a-kind treasury of the most strange and fascinating knowledge and lore about animals. Largo tells us their most fascinating secrets and reveals fact after astonishing--and often hilarious--fact about their oddest behavior. Largo also looks at the beasts we created with our imaginations, as well as ones long gone"--
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Largo
ISBN: 9780062087454 0062087452
OCLC Number: 777624707
Description: xv, 444 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The big, bad book of beasts, A to Z.
Responsibility: Michael Largo ; illustrations by Jesse Peterson and Christopher David Reyes.
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"In the great tradition of the bestiaries of yore... Largo... parades the real, the extinct and the imagined for our shivers and delectation. ... Fascinating. ... An entertaining and occasionally Read more...

 
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