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Timothy, or, Notes of an abject reptile

Author: Verlyn Klinkenborg
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2006.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Verlyn Klinkenborg traces the natural history of tortoises through the story of Timothy, a tortoise who lived in the garden of eighteenth-century English curate Gilbert White for thirteen years while White observed its actions.
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Genre/Form: Nature stories
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Fantasy fiction
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Klinkenborg, Verlyn.
Timothy, or, Notes of an abject reptile.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2006
(OCoLC)607716985
Online version:
Klinkenborg, Verlyn.
Timothy, or, Notes of an abject reptile.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2006
(OCoLC)607918056
Named Person: Gilbert White
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Verlyn Klinkenborg
ISBN: 0679407286 9780679407287 9780679737537 0679737537
OCLC Number: 60375651
Description: 177 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Notes of an abject reptile
Responsibility: by Verlyn Klinkenborg.
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Verlyn Klinkenborg traces the natural history of tortoises through the story of Timothy, a tortoise who lived in the garden of eighteenth-century English curate Gilbert White for thirteen years while White observed its actions.

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