Tuesday, 1 October 2013
Some More Things Strange & Sinister
A4 (21 x 30cms)
Profusely illustrated with maps, illustrations and photographs previously unseen.
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Follow-up to the hugely successful Some Things Strange & Sinister.
For those interested in Ufology,cryptozoology,hominology,unusual natural history,ghosts and mysteries in general.
The secret history of gorillas -before they were 'discovered'. Includes accounts of mystery primates in the UK dating back to the 18th century. Some photographs not seen in publication in over 100 years are exclusively presented here.
Wild men of Europe, the UK and US. Hominology. Some contemporary accounts from newspapers of some violent, deadly and plain strange wildmen -including the 19th century British wildman craze.
Also included are chapters on:
The Giant serpent of Carthage.
The Girt Dog of Ennerdale.
The Beast of Gevaudan -sorting through the fiction presented by many to establish just what the true beast was -exclusive material included.
Crocodiles in the UK -unbelievable though it may be, this is not a modern urban myth but a fact. However Medieval and 19th century crocodile encounters?
Silent City of Alaska. For the first time in over 100 years, exclusively presented is the actual photograph of "the City in the Sky" so talked about but never tracked down until now!
And much more.
Updated with extra pages and photographs for 2013
Posted by Terry Hooper-Scharf at 07:58