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Extinct Monsters by H. N. Hutchinson

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Extinct Monsters
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Publisher: Chapman & Hall
ISBN/ASIN: 1421272830
Number of pages: 273

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The object of this book is to describe some of the larger and more monstrous forms of the past -- the lost creations of the old world; to clothe their dry bones with flesh, and suggest for them backgrounds such as are indicated by the discoveries of geology: in other words, to endeavour, by means of pen and pencil, to bring them back to life.

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