• Durrell, Gerald -  Encounters with Animals
Mass market paperback. Condition: Near fine. Published by Penguin 1966, 3rd printing.(1890) (With a Canadian price sticker on the front cover, added by the Canadian distributor of this title. A beautiful copy: clean, square, and tight; looks unread, with all pages intact and unmarked. Minor edgewear or shelfwear, but NO writing, underlining, stamps, labels, or creasing.) , by Gerald Durrell. ... 'I once travelled back from Africa on a ship with an Irish captain who did not like animals. This was unfortunate, because most of my luggage consisted of about two hundred odd cages of assorted wildlife . . .' Gerald Durrell's accounts of the animals he encountered on his travels were some of the first widely shared descriptions of the world's most extraordinary animals. Moving from the West Coast of Africa to the northern tip of South America - and elsewhere - Durrell observes the courtships, wars and characters of a variety of creatures, from birds of paradise, to ants and anteaters, among others. ... [Zoology, Humor]

Durrell, Gerald - Encounters with Animals

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