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The Book of Whales

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The Book of Whales celebrates the beauty, the grandeur, the fascination, of this planet's thirty-three species of whale — from the legendary humpback, sperm, and blue varieties to the equally alluring but lesser-known ginkgo-toothed, goosebeak, and scamperdown.

With 102 black-and-white illustrations and 24 pages in color

About the Author

Richard Ellis is America's premier marine artist, the ocean-addicted naturalist whose paintings and drawings transport us to another world. Ellis's writing on sea creatures is as diverting as it is instructive; his insatiable curiosity about their habits and habitats has carried him to the ends of the earth.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394733715
Author:
Ellis, Richard
Publisher:
Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Marine Life
Subject:
Mammals
Subject:
Whales
Subject:
Whaling
Subject:
Animals - Mammals
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
33
Publication Date:
19850212
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
11.93x9.01x.61 in. 1.84 lbs.

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