Eccentricities of the Animal Creation.
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Eccentricities of the Animal Creation.

By John Timbs
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Table of Contents
  • ECCENTRICITIES OF THE ANIMAL CREATION.
  • CONTENTS.
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • INTRODUCTORY.—CURIOSITIES OF ZOOLOGY.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • THE RHINOCEROS IN ENGLAND.
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • STORIES OF MERMAIDS.
  • IS THE UNICORN FABULOUS?
  • THE MOLE AT HOME.
  • THE GREAT ANT-BEAR.
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • CURIOSITIES OF BATS.
  • THE HEDGEHOG.
  • THE HIPPOPOTAMUS IN ENGLAND.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • LION-TALK.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • BIRD-LIFE.
  • BIRDS' EGGS AND NESTS.
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • THE EPICURE'S ORTOLAN.
    • FOOTNOTE
  • TALK ABOUT TOUCANS.
  • ECCENTRICITIES OF PENGUINS.
  • PELICANS AND CORMORANTS.
  • TALKING BIRDS, ETC.
    • SONGS OF BIRDS AND SEASONS OF THE DAY.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • OWLS.
  • WEATHER-WISE ANIMALS.
  • FISH-TALK.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • FISH IN BRITISH COLOMBIA.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • THE TREE-CLIMBING CRAB.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • MUSICAL LIZARDS.
  • CHAMELEONS, AND THEIR CHANGES.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • RUNNING TOADS.
    • FROG AND TOAD CONCERTS.
  • SONG OF THE CICADA.
  • STORIES ABOUT THE BARNACLE GOOSE.
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • LEAVES ABOUT BOOKWORMS.
  • BORING MARINE ANIMALS, AND HUMAN ENGINEERS.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • INDEX.
    • Transcriber's Note:
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