Curious men download free [PDF and Ebook] by Frank Buckland

Curious men download free [PDF and Ebook] by Frank Buckland year 2008
  • Book name: Curious men
  • Author: Frank Buckland
  • Release date: 2008/1/20
  • Publisher: MCSWEENEY'S PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Funny Books and Stories
  • ISBN: 9781934781203
  • Rating: 9.16 of 10
  • Votes: 801
  • Review by: Kiana Fish
  • Review rating: 7.38 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/6
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Have you met the man who walks upside down? The guano mummy? The four-ton Chinese giant? The disembodied singing head of Anthropoglossos? You will. Whenever a mysterious oddity arrived in Victorian London, readers knew there was one man they could rely on being at the scene: Frank Buckland. A barrel-chested surgeon chomping an ever-present cigar, Buckland was one of the most outsized eccentrics of his time-a naturalist who seriously proposed kangaroo-and yak-ranching in England, and a raconteur whose London home was filled with a freakish array of stuffed animals, grinning skulls, and an all-too-alive gang of monkeys who snatched food off visitors' dinner plates. Rescued after a century of obscurity, and culled from thousands of pages of Buckland's eyewitness accounts, Curious Men brings back to life eighteen tales from one of the most curious men of all.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H25M51S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Funny Books & Stories, British & Irish History, Popular Beliefs & Controversial Knowledge
  • Available formats: EPUB, DOC, PDF, PPT, HTMLZ, TXT, HTML, WORD. Compressed in AZW3, CBR, GZ, TZ, IMG, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.57 USD
  • Dimensions: 142.24x203.2x10.16mm
  • Weight: 136.08g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: San Francisco, United States
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