The Book of Barely Imagined Beings

The Book of Barely Imagined Beings

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Synopsis

From Axolotl to Zebrafish, meet a world of 'barely imagined beings': real creatures that are often stranger and more astonishing than anything dreamt in the pages of a medieval bestiary. Ranging from the depths of the ocean to the most arid corners of the earth, Caspar Henderson captures the beauty and bizarreness of the many living forms we thought we knew and some we could never have contemplated, and invites us to better imagine the world around us. An extraordinary, vivid combination of natural history and spiritual primer, The Book of Barely Imagined Beings is a mind-expanding, wonder-inducing read.

Book information

ISBN: 9781847081728
Publisher: Granta Publications
Imprint: Granta
Pub date:
DEWEY: 591.68
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 427
Weight: 826g
Height: 234mm
Width: 156mm
Spine width: 38mm