Mermaids and Mastodons: A Book of Natural & Unnatural History

Richard Carrington

London: Chatto and Windus, 1957

"The first part of this book is devoted mainly to fabulous animals, whoes origin I have tried to trace in the real birds and beasts of the living world." - Carrington, preface

Relevant chapters include: The Natural History of Mermaids; The Great Sea Serpent; The Kraken and other Sea Monsters; Dragons of East and West; Fabulous Ornithology.

251 pp., black & white illustrations, bibliography, index.

Language: English


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