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Ten Little- Known Facts About Hippopotamuses: And More Little-Known Facts and a Few Fibs About Other Animals
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Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date August 1, 1995
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395739754
ISBN-10 0395739756
Dimensions 0.50 by 9.75 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
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Original list price $14.95
Other format details juvenile
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A visually exciting collection of facts, fables, and advice about animals both real and fantastic includes instructions for greeting lizards, attracting cormorants to the backyard, and distinguishing a spiny anteater from a pineapple.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Wonderfully drawn animals, both real and fanciful, illustrate subjects that might have been dreamed up by Monty Python. There are instructions for greeting animals (including spider monkeys and lizards) and for attracting specific birds into your backyard (cormorants require a 120-foot-deep saltwater pool). There is detailed advice about how to distinguish a spiny anteater from a pineapple. Unusual information about animals is presented in a witty, visually enticing collection of facts, fables, and advice.

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9780395739754 | details & prices | 9.75 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.10 lbs | List price $14.95
About: A collection of information about animals both real and fantastic includes instructions for greeting lizards and attracting cormorants to the backyard

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