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The Oxford Book of Creatures

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Edited By: Fleur Adcock and Jacqueline Simms

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1997 | #69217 | ISBN: 0192880691
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #46943 | ISBN: 0192142267
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About this book

This anthology celebrates the diversity of animals, both real and imaginary. Contributions have been selected from the work of naturalists, explorers, philosophers, novelists, children's writers, diarists, and poets. The anthology is arranged thematically, and embraces the function and beauty of the design and movement of creatures, their various habitats, mating and rearing of young, work, and their roles as predator and prey.

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