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The Animal Story Book - [Illustrated]

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From the noted Scottish author and scholar: 65 illustrated-tales about creatures of land, sea, and air. Adapted from stories originally told by Alexandre Dumas, Theophile Gautier, Pliny, and others, they include "The Adventures of Pyramus," "Two Highland Dogs," "The Ship of the Desert," "The Otter Who was Reared by a Cat," and many more"

[CONTENTS / Short Stories]

1.Tom: an Adventure in the Life of a Bear in Paris
2.Saï the Panther
3.The Buzzard and the Priest
4.Cowper and his Hares
5.A Rat Tale
6.Snake Stories
7.What Elephants can Do
8.The Dog of Montargis
9.How a Beaver builds his House
10.The War Horse of Alexander
11.Stories about Bears
12.Stories about Ants
13.The Taming of an Otter
14.The Story of Androcles and the Lion
15.Monsieur Dumas and his Beasts
16.The Adventures of Pyramus
17.The Story of a Weasel
18.Stories about Wolves
19.Two Highland Dogs
20.Monkey Tricks and Sally at the Zoo
21.How the Cayman was killed
22.The Story of Fido
23.Beasts Besieged
24.Mr. Gully
25.Stories from Pliny
26.The Strange History of Cagnotte
27.Still Waters Run Deep; or, the Dancing Dog
28.Theo and his Horses: Jane, Betsy, and Blanche
29.Madame Théophile and the Parrot
30.The Battle of the Mullets and the Dolphins
31.Monkey Stories
32.Eccentric Bird Builders
33.The Ship of the Desert
34.Hame, hame, hame, where I fain wad be
35.Nests for Dinner
36.Fire-eating Djijam
37.The Story of the Dog Oscar
38.Dolphins at Play
39.The Starling of Segringen
40.Grateful Dogs
42.Cockatoo Stories
43.The Otter who was reared by a Cat
44.Stories about Lions
45.Builders and Weavers
46.More Faithful than Favoured
47.Dolphins, Turtles, and Cod
48.More about Elephants
50.Lions and their Ways
51.The History of Jacko I.
52.Signora and Lori
53.Of the Linnet, Popinjay, or Parrot, and other Birds that can Speak
54.Patch and the Chickens
55.The Fierce Falcon
56.Mr. Bolt, the Scotch Terrier
57.A Raven's Funeral
58.A Strange Tiger
59.Halcyons and their Biographers
60.The Story of a Frog
61.The Woodpecker Tapping on the Hollow Oak Tree
62.Dogs Over the Water
63.The Capocier and his Mate
64.Owls and Marmots
65.Eagles' Nests

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  • Publication Date: November 9, 2019
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • Lending: Disabled
  • Print Length: 370 Pages
  • File Size: 4,800 KB

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