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Product Description: Why are owls regarded either as wise or as harbingers of doom? What gave rise to the fanciful belief that storks bring babies? Why is the eagle associated with victory, or the hummingbird with paradise? The answers are here in this new and engaging book...read more

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9781472922861 | Bloomsbury Natural History, October 25, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Why are owls regarded either as wise or as harbingers of doom?

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Product Description: To the people of rural Britain, hares are deeply beloved, perhaps above all other animals. They thrive in abundance in imagery but can be maddeningly elusive in reality. In our stories – ancient and modern – they are magical, uncanny and illogical beings which commune with the moon, vanish at will, and lose their minds when spring arrives...read more

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9781472909893 | Gardners Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $26.40 | About this edition: To the people of rural Britain, hares are deeply beloved, perhaps above all other animals.

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Product Description: Una divertida manera de comprender mejor el reino animal. ¿Tu familia siempre se queja de ti y te dicen que te comportas comoun animal? Seguramente es porque tu cuarto está desordenado y no cierras la boca para masticar. Pero… ¿te has puesto a pensar cómo sería la vida si en verdad fueras como un animal? ¿Te imaginas si tuvieras una trompa, como los elefantes? ¿O cola, como los lagartos? ENGLISH DESCRIPTION Everyone has wondered what it would be like to be their pet dog or cat—covered in fur, walking on all fours...read more

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9786073135955, titled "¿Y si fueramos unos animales? / What if Humans were Like Animals" | Montena, January 26, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Una divertida manera de comprender mejor el reino animal.

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Product Description: This is a fully revised and updated edition of the bestselling RSPB Where to Discover Nature. This practical handbook explores in detail every RSPB reserve open to the public in Britain and Northern Ireland, from the wild forests of Caledonia and teeming seabird cities of the north, to the rolling heathlands and rich wetlands of the south...read more

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9781472906489 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 27, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This is a fully revised and updated edition of the bestselling RSPB Where to Discover Nature.

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Product Description: Their melodious voices, bright-red breasts, and cheeky attitudes have always endeared robins to the public, but how much do we really know about these familiar garden visitors? The characteristic image of a robin on a spade handle is actually a consequence of their keen territorial instincts--males are often seen seeking a favorable lookout post...read more

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9781472912114 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, August 25, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Their melodious voices, bright-red breasts, and cheeky attitudes have always endeared robins to the public, but how much do we really know about these familiar garden visitors?

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Product Description: This book is a celebration of the wildlife and landscapes of Britain's most vital wildlife habitats--those that make up our coastline. Sheer limestone crags resound with the voices of thousands of bickering seabirds; endless acres of estuarine mud are packed with squirming invertebrates that sustain thousands of wading birds...read more

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9781408181782 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, July 14, 2015, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: This book is a celebration of the wildlife and landscapes of Britain's most vital wildlife habitats--those that make up our coastline.

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Product Description: Everything takes on exciting new meaning when you look at it through the lens of numbers. Even boring, everyday stuff like can openers, snowflakes, rain, and honeybees becomes fascinating when you realize that:The can opener was created 48 years after food was first put in cans (before that, people were using a hammer and chisel to open their beans)It takes a snowflake 1 hour to fall to the groundThere are typically 16 tons of rain in one small, fluffy cloudHoneybees must visit 2 million flowers to make about a pound of honeyMore than 2000 entries like these are featured in Numberland...read more

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9781438005904 | Barrons Juveniles, April 1, 2015, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Everything takes on exciting new meaning when you look at it through the lens of numbers.

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Product Description: Seabirds are the living links between land, air and sea. They enjoy a freedom that even humans, with all our technological assistance, can barely imagine. Many species travel mind-boggling distances across the length and breadth of our planet before returning to land to breed in large, deafening and confusingly crowded colonies...read more

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9781472909015 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, March 17, 2015, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Seabirds are the living links between land, air and sea.

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9781472900920 | Gardners Books, February 26, 2015, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: ¿Sabías que una araña puede hacer 30 metros de seda cada día? ¿O que en el Sol cabrían 1.300.000 planetas Tierra? ¿O que 1 hora tarda un copo de nieve en caer al suelo? ¡Déjate sorprender por los números y las cifras! Un recorrido por la historia, alrededor del mundo, al interior del reino animal, al espacio y más allá...read more

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9788416075218 | Ediciones B, January 31, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: ¿Sabías que una araña puede hacer 30 metros de seda cada día?

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Product Description: From Minerva's sacred companion to the intellectual leader of the 100 Acre Wood in Winnie the Pooh, these most mysterious members of the kingdom of birds have long been revered as feathery embodiments of wisdom and vigilance, as well as admired for their breathtkaing beauty...read more
By Andrew Perris (photographer) and Marianne Taylor

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9781908005977 | Ingram Pub Services, August 7, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: From Minerva's sacred companion to the intellectual leader of the 100 Acre Wood in Winnie the Pooh, these most mysterious members of the kingdom of birds have long been revered as feathery embodiments of wisdom and vigilance, as well as admired for their breathtkaing beauty.
9780300023763, titled "Musical Instruments and Their Symbolism in Western Art: Studies in Musical Iconology" | Yale Univ Pr, June 1, 1979, cover price $15.95 | also contains Musical Instruments and Their Symbolism in Western Art: Studies in Musical Iconology | About this edition: In a collection of related articles, the iconography of musical instruments in various artistic media is studied to reveal functions beyond the utilitarian, touching on their social and mythical associations

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Product Description: This book is an account of two years spent getting to know Britain's most dazzling and enigmatic insects - the dragonflies and damselflies. The quest to find, photograph, watch and learn about dragons and damsels took the author on a tour of diverse and lovely wetlands up and down Britain, from the rugged wild peat bogs of north-west Scotland to the languid meanders of the Oxfordshire Thames...read more

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9781408164860 | Bloomsbury Natural History, August 1, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This book is an account of two years spent getting to know Britain's most dazzling and enigmatic insects - the dragonflies and damselflies.

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Product Description: Everyone has wondered what it would be like to be their pet dog or cat—covered in fur, walking on all fours. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to have eight eyes and legs like a spider? What if you drank through a straw that was part of your mouth like a butterfly? The imagination runs wild in this book that explores the hilarious possibilities of what it would be like if people had the traits of animals all while learning distinct and disgusting facts about these animals...read more
By Lauren Taylor (illustrator) and Marianne Taylor

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9781621450306 | Readers Digest, April 4, 2013, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Everyone has wondered what it would be like to be their pet dog or cat—covered in fur, walking on all fours.

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Product Description: Super fast shipping (from TX) with tracking. 100% satisfaction guaranteed, top customer service! Hand wrapped, smoke free, pet free.
By Paul Moran (illustrator)

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9781780550428 | Gardners Books, February 7, 2013, cover price $12.75 | About this edition: Super fast shipping (from TX) with tracking.

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Product Description: "These wonderful birds share our world so discreetly, and you could easily live out several lifetimes without ever seeing one. However, with a little insight, patience and luck, you could step into their realm and enjoy some unforgettable close encounters, whether abroad or at home...read more

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9780801451812 | Comstock Pub Assoc, November 6, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "These wonderful birds share our world so discreetly, and you could easily live out several lifetimes without ever seeing one.

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Product Description: Most bird books are designed to help you identify the birds that you've seen. This book is different. It is a species-by-species guide that shows you how to find and watch more than 250 species of birds that can be seen in Britain...read more

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9781408158678 | A & C Black, August 1, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Most bird books are designed to help you identify the birds that you've seen.

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Product Description: An Apple a Day Keeps the Low Marks Away!Have you ever been excited to find out you knew something the other kids in your class didn't? Then just think about how you would feel if you knew hundreds of fascinating tidbits-on everything from art, literature, and history to geography, science, and math-from just one quick-and-easy read crammed with fun and cool stuff you shouldn't have to wait to find out about...read more

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9781606523407 | Readers Digest, May 12, 2011, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: An Apple a Day Keeps the Low Marks Away!

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Product Description: Did you know that the world's littlest antelope is smaller than the largest frog? Or that a platypus can detect electrical fields? This light-hearted book is filled with surprising, amusing, and intriguing facts about the animal world...read more

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9781847737151 | New Holland Pub Ltd, May 3, 2011, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Did you know that the world's littlest antelope is smaller than the largest frog?

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Product Description: RSPB British Birds of Prey

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9781408128497 | Gardners Books, October 12, 2010, cover price $33.40 | About this edition: RSPB British Birds of Prey

Product Description: When were mountain gorillas first discovered? How often do female gorillas have babies? Who was Dian Fossey? Learn the answers to these questions and others in this book on mountain gorillas.

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9781403454355 | Not Applicable, January 1, 2004, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Discusses the plight of mountain gorillas and why they are near extinction, as well as some of the ways humans can help.

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9781439538968 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: When were mountain gorillas first discovered?

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A humorous and inspirational guide for undiscovered, poverty-level artists reassures creative readers that they are not alone, dedicating chapters to such topics as surviving the peaks and valleys of humbling artistic day jobs, coping with rejection letters, and enduring artist dwellings. Original. 25,000 first printing.

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9781416908265 | Simon & Schuster, November 22, 2005, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A humorous and inspirational guide for undiscovered, poverty-level artists reassures creative readers that they are not alone, dedicating chapters to such topics as surviving the peaks and valleys of humbling artistic day jobs, coping with rejection letters, and enduring artist dwellings.

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