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These discoveries persuaded some zoologists that rumours and native legends
of monsters and weird beasts should be taken seriously . Slowly since 1817 , the
science of unknown animals has taken shape . The term cryptozoology is much ...
The Annals of the Four Masters , compiled in Ireland between 1632 and 1636 ,
records that in the Age of Christ 558 ' : In this year was taken the Mermaid , i . e .
Liban , the daughter of Eochaidh , son of Muireadh , on the strand Ollarbha , in
Benoit de Maillet , writing in 1748 , claimed that ' a sea - man ' was taken at Sestri
in 1682 . He in every respect resembled that taken at Martinico [ in 1740 ) , except
that instead of Hair and a Beard , he had a kind of moss on his head , about ...
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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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