Results 1-3 of 11
1848 was the year that HMS Daedalus sighted a sea-serpent off the coast of
West Africa. The heated controversy that followed in England led to an increase
of reports of that particular 'unknown'. Indeed all through the last century the ...
Anderson, Dr C. : 'The Sea Serpent and its Kind', Australian Museum Magazine,
vol. 5, no. 6, pp. 2o4-2o8, 1934. Attenborough, David : Fabulous Animals.
London, 1975. Ball, Valentine : The identification of the Pygmies, the Martikhora,
Oudemans, A. C. : The Great Sea Serpent. Leyden and London, 1892.
Sanderson, Ivan T. : Animal Treasure. New York, 1938. : 'Don't scoff at sea
monsters', Saturday Evening Post (Philadelphia), pp. 22-23, 84-87, 8 March 1947
. : 'Nature's ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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