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When publishing a new edition of his Natural History , Buffon included an
account of the gnu which had been included by his translator Professor Allemand
in the Dutch edition of the book . Another gnu had been sent to the menagerie of
Paris , 1929 . Graves , Robert : The Greek Myths . Harmondsworth , 1955 . — :
The White Goddess . New edition . London , 1961 . Herodotus : The Histories .
Trans . Aubrey de Selincourt . Harmondsworth , 1958 . Homer : The Odyssey .
Chicago , 1973 edition , vol . 10 , p . 924 . Photius : Myriobiblon ( LXXII ) . Geneva
, 1612 . Pliny : The Natural History ( X , 7 ) . Trans . J . Bostock and H . T . Riley .
London , 1852 – 1857 . Polo , Marco : The Travels of Marco Polo . London , 1908
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Michael.Rimmer - LibraryThing
I like a bestiary, and this is a nice one. It covers the more familiar mythical beasts, such as the unicorn, manticore, basilisk and co., but also the somewhat less well known, such as the barometz ... Read full review
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