Legendary Northwoods Animals

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You've never heard of rockworms, octodogs, or splintercats? How about the furtive but ubiquitous woose grock? The usually amiable but sometimes temperamental shovel-nosed beaver? Long-time northwoods story teller and humorist Galen Winter, himself a bit of a woodsy legend, provides undeniable proof of the existence of these and twenty other fabled creatures in this detailed natural history. Northwoods artist John Boettcher renders further visual proof of their reality through unique and life-like scratchboard ...
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Overview

You've never heard of rockworms, octodogs, or splintercats? How about the furtive but ubiquitous woose grock? The usually amiable but sometimes temperamental shovel-nosed beaver? Long-time northwoods story teller and humorist Galen Winter, himself a bit of a woodsy legend, provides undeniable proof of the existence of these and twenty other fabled creatures in this detailed natural history. Northwoods artist John Boettcher renders further visual proof of their reality through unique and life-like scratchboard illustrations. Roll over Charles Darwin: This daring book will shake the staid temple of evolutionary science to its very foundation!
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  • ISBN-13: 9781572230095
  • Publisher: Willow Creek Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/1/1994
  • Pages: 126
  • Product dimensions: 10.48 (w) x 8.81 (h) x 0.62 (d)

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Authenticated Legendary Animals
The Diaphanous Moose     16
The Freddycat     20
The Rockworm     24
The Noseeumuskie     28
The Great Northern Snow Snake     32
The Woose Grock     36
The Noch Less Monster     40
The Woodtick Hawk     44
The Antlered Brown Trout     48
The Smallfoot     52
The Lumberjack Parrot     56
The Hoop Snake     60
The Giant Mantis     64
The Octodog     68
The Ognib and the Onisac     72
The Blunt-Billed Rockpecker     76
The Agro-Argo-Pelter-Pounder     80
The Upland Trout     84
The Chigoe     88
The Splinter Cat     92
The Shovel-Nosed Beaver     96
The Ringersnake     100
The Polar Pike     104
The Twee Bird     108
Unauthenticated Mythical Animals
The Hugag     112
The Gumberoo     113
The Billdad     115
The Snow Wasset     116
The Wapaloosie     118
The Tote-Road Shagamaw     119
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