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The Resource Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology, edited by Dugald A. Steer ; with assistance in the field from A.J. Wood ; illustrated by D. Carrel ... [et al.]

Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology, edited by Dugald A. Steer ; with assistance in the field from A.J. Wood ; illustrated by D. Carrel ... [et al.]

Label
Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology
Title
Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dugald A. Steer ; with assistance in the field from A.J. Wood ; illustrated by D. Carrel ... [et al.]
Title variation
Comprehensive compendium of dragonology
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dragonologists, look no further! Here, in a single handsome, indispensable volume, is gathered a lifetime's worth of knowledge about these magnificent creatures
Cataloging source
DLC
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Drake, Ernest
Dewey number
398.24/54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GR830.D7
LC item number
S73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Steer, Dugald
  • Wood, A. J.
  • Carrel, Douglas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dragons
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology, edited by Dugald A. Steer ; with assistance in the field from A.J. Wood ; illustrated by D. Carrel ... [et al.]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1007/2009016525-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Guide to species: Linnaean table -- World map -- Known dragons -- European dragon -- Knucker -- Gargouille -- Frost dragon -- Basilisk -- Dwarf dragon -- Wyvern -- Chinese lung -- Korean yong -- Japanese rye -- Indonesian dragon -- Tibetan dragon -- Lindworm -- Hydra -- Mexican amphithere -- North American amphithere (moth dragon) -- Marsupial dragon -- Tasmanian dragon -- Incognito -- Pseudo-dragons -- Cockatrice -- Phoenix -- Komodo dragon -- Sea serpent -- Prehistoric & extinct dragons -- Known prehistoric dragons -- Recently extinct dragons -- Dragon biology: Skeletal structure -- Wings & feathers -- Sight, hearing & smell -- Scales & shedding -- Hunting & defence -- Flight & aerodynamics -- Reproduction -- Male & female variations -- Egg identification -- Chick identification -- Nests & lairs -- Growth & ageing -- Dragon habits & habitats: Habitats -- Feeding -- Word on camouflage -- Food & diet --- Migration -- Communication -- Mating -- Fighting -- Hoarding -- Dragon's passing -- Dragons & humans: Secret & ancient society of dragonologists -- Famous dragonologists -- Society of dragons -- Treasures of the S.A.S.D. -- Communicating with dragons -- Dragon script -- Tracks & signs -- Tracks -- Dung & scat -- Signs to look for -- Essential items for tracking dragons -- Getting alongside dragons -- Equipment for entertaining dragons -- Looking after dragons -- Flying dragons -- Taming tips -- Practical dragonology: Caring for a sick dragon -- First aid -- Treatment of common ailments -- Recipes for recuperating dragons -- Recording dragon footprints -- Keeping specimens -- Keeping a journal -- Drawing dragons -- Riddles -- Rhymes -- Elementary dragonish -- Dragon runes -- Species identification chart
Control code
ocn303039560
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780763646233
Lccn
2009016525
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)303039560
Label
Drake's comprehensive compendium of dragonology, edited by Dugald A. Steer ; with assistance in the field from A.J. Wood ; illustrated by D. Carrel ... [et al.]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1007/2009016525-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Guide to species: Linnaean table -- World map -- Known dragons -- European dragon -- Knucker -- Gargouille -- Frost dragon -- Basilisk -- Dwarf dragon -- Wyvern -- Chinese lung -- Korean yong -- Japanese rye -- Indonesian dragon -- Tibetan dragon -- Lindworm -- Hydra -- Mexican amphithere -- North American amphithere (moth dragon) -- Marsupial dragon -- Tasmanian dragon -- Incognito -- Pseudo-dragons -- Cockatrice -- Phoenix -- Komodo dragon -- Sea serpent -- Prehistoric & extinct dragons -- Known prehistoric dragons -- Recently extinct dragons -- Dragon biology: Skeletal structure -- Wings & feathers -- Sight, hearing & smell -- Scales & shedding -- Hunting & defence -- Flight & aerodynamics -- Reproduction -- Male & female variations -- Egg identification -- Chick identification -- Nests & lairs -- Growth & ageing -- Dragon habits & habitats: Habitats -- Feeding -- Word on camouflage -- Food & diet --- Migration -- Communication -- Mating -- Fighting -- Hoarding -- Dragon's passing -- Dragons & humans: Secret & ancient society of dragonologists -- Famous dragonologists -- Society of dragons -- Treasures of the S.A.S.D. -- Communicating with dragons -- Dragon script -- Tracks & signs -- Tracks -- Dung & scat -- Signs to look for -- Essential items for tracking dragons -- Getting alongside dragons -- Equipment for entertaining dragons -- Looking after dragons -- Flying dragons -- Taming tips -- Practical dragonology: Caring for a sick dragon -- First aid -- Treatment of common ailments -- Recipes for recuperating dragons -- Recording dragon footprints -- Keeping specimens -- Keeping a journal -- Drawing dragons -- Riddles -- Rhymes -- Elementary dragonish -- Dragon runes -- Species identification chart
Control code
ocn303039560
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780763646233
Lccn
2009016525
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)303039560

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