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9 edition of Book of marvels found in the catalog.

Book of marvels

Mark Jenkins

Book of marvels

by Mark Jenkins

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Published by National Geographic Society in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural areas -- Pictorial works,
  • Explorers -- Quotations,
  • Discoveries in geography,
  • Voyages and travels

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mark Jenkins.
    GenrePictorial works., Quotations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .J46 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22691512M
    ISBN 109781426204098
    LC Control Number2008050980
    OCLC/WorldCa244055654

      The Marvel Book is an exhilarating journey through the endlessly fascinating, ever-dynamic, and awe-inspiring Marvel Comics universe.. From iconic Super Heroes such as the Avengers, Spider-Man, and the Black Panther, to amazing technology like Iron Man's armours and S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Helicarriers, to the cosmic escapades of the Guardians of the Galaxy, to unforgettable villains such as Pages: Comics: 1,, Coffee: , COMMON PUBLISHERS. Fantagraphic Books. Welcome to ! View market values for books, store your collection, and.

    Richard Halliburton's Complete book of marvels by Richard Halliburton; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Voyages and travels. "A delightful new book told with that inimitable Crozier combination of mischief and exuberance, longing and grief Cousin to both Nerudaís Odes to Common Things and Ponge's Le parti pris des choses, The Book of Marvels is an irresistible invitation to sit up and take notice, to pay attention to every random thing, to never forget.

    Richard Halliburton's Complete Book of Marvels by Halliburton, Richard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In his Book of Marvels and Travels, Sir John Mandeville describes a journey from Europe to Jerusalem and on into Asia, and the many wonderful and monstrous peoples and practices in the East. Written in the fourteenth century, the Book is a captivating blend of fact and fantasy, an extraordinary travel narrative that offers some revealing and unexpected attitudes towards other races and religions.


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