The Book Of Barely Imagined Beings

Author: Caspar Henderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022604470X
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With The Book of Barely Imagined Beings, Caspar Henderson offers readers a fascinating, beautifully produced modern-day menagerie.

A New Map Of Wonders

Author: Caspar Henderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022629207X
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As outlandish as these maps and the stories that went with them sound to us today, Henderson argues that our views of the world today are sometimes no less incomplete or misleading.

Lord Jim

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: Can Yayınları
ISBN: 9750727630
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Denizciliğin yazılı olmayan ahlak yasasına göre "gemiyi en son kaptan terk eder" kuralını çiğnediği için ömür boyu sürecek bir utancın ve suçluluk duygusunun yükü altında ezilen Jim, sonunda Malaya yakınlarındaki ...

Badger

Author: Daniel Heath Justice
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780233833
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... taisson, can be confidently traced to the midthirteenthcentury (with itsLatin
source, taxo, even older), while another Englishterm, bauson, referring to
theblaze of white on the badger's forehead, datesto approximately 1375. 3
Caspar Henderson, The Book of Barely Imagined Beings:A 21st Century Bestiary
(London, 2012), p. 173. 4Quoted inLuc Brisson, Sexual Ambivalence: Androgyny
and Hermaphroditism in GraecoRoman Antiquity, trans.JanetLloyd (Berkeley, CA
, 2002),p.137.