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Ripley's Believe It or Not #04: The Remarkable... Revealedby Ripleys
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Packed with even more all-new words and images than ever before, this fourth Ripley’s Believe It or Not! annual book is the biggest and best yet. It is full of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews, and features, all proudly displayed in a stunning bright new design.
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An eye-popping holographic cover is an apt portal to more of the "world's weirdest facts" from Ripley's, from animal antics (e.g., a retired film chimp who plays the piano and paints) to anatomical oddities. Also included are championship eaters, a much-pierced fellow, and a man who recreates Old Masters art on dusty car windshields, as well as the classic bearded lady. The amply- illustrated volume also contains a sampling of letters to Robert Ripley from the public for inclusion in his 1929-31 comic strip, and a solicitation for submissions. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
This fantastic All-New book in the Ripley's Believe It or Not! Series is guaranteed to freak you out with its amazing bizarre facts, stories, interviews, and features. Take an unbelievable journey across the globe and meet weird creatures, find strange places, undertake extraordinary adventures! Are you brave enough to explor the wonderful world of Ripley's?
Ripleys Believe It Or Not: The Remarkable Revealed is the 4th title in this annual series, and is the biggest and best yet. It is full of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews, and features, all proudly displayed in a stunning bright new design. New features include: Collections full-page features that showcase a themed collection of amazing images with captions. These include bizarre buildings, albino animals, competitive eating champions, and contortionists. Occasional full-page historical features that explore an aspect of the Ripley empire in its early days, when the great Robert Ripleys personal popularity was at its height. These include a feature on the millions of letters that Ripley received from the general public, and a feature on unusual uses for the many thousands of Ripley cartoons that have been published since the 1920s. In addition, fascinating black and white Ripley archive images are scattered throughout the book.
The fourth title in this annual series is full of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews, and features, all proudly displayed in a stunning bright new design. New features include full-page articles that showcase a themed collection of amazing images with captions.
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Ripley Publishing, the owner of the internationally famous trademark Ripley's Believe It or Not! As world authority on all that is unbelievable, the company offers up its vast archives of the strange and unusual through books, television shows, tourist attractions, motion pictures, merchandise and the worldwide syndication of its daily newspaper cartoon. Ripley researchers across the globe are busy each day digging deep into the world of the odd and bizarre to compile enough fresh an exciting material to fill the Believe It or Not! series of books published each year
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