Karl König Book Archive

Animals

König considers the mythological and historical background, and unique characteristics, of elephants, bears, horses, cats and dogs; penguins, seals, dolphins, salmon and eels; and swans and stork, sparrows and doves.

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König considers the mythological and historical background, and unique characteristics, of elephants, bears, horses, cats and dogs; penguins, seals, dolphins, salmon and eels; and swans and stork, sparrows and doves. Together with the lively sketches form a visionary zoology.

Table of Contents

Elephants

The Bear Tribe and Its Myth

Cats and Dogs - Companions of Man

Brother Horse

The Origin of Seals

The Life of Penguins

The Migrations of Salmon and Eels

Dolphins - Children of the Sea

Swans and Storks

The Dove as a Sacred Bird

The Sparrows of the Earth


 

 

 

Specifications

Format: paperback
Size: 216 x 138 mm
Extent: 256 pages
Publisher: Floris Books
Publication Date: 23rd May 2013
Series: Karl König Archive
Subject: Philosphy of the Natural World
Illustrations: ----
ISBN: 9780863159664
Price: £14.99

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