Wild Animals I Have Known

Wild Animals I Have Known

by Ernest Thompson Seton
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Wild Animals I Have Known by Ernest Thompson Seton

This collection of eight engrossing stories by a noted Canadian naturalist, illustrator, and painter initially appeared to critical and popular acclaim 1898. More than a century later, Seton's masterful blend of scientific observation and romanticism continues to delight readers. Memorable characters include Old Lobo, the leader of a wolfpack; Silverspot, a wise old crow; Raggylug, a young cottontail; Bingo, an errant hound; and four other remarkable creatures. 200 engaging b/w illus. by the author.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781607783411
Publisher: MobileReference
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Mobi Classics
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 194 KB

About the Author

Ernest Thompson Seton (August 14, 1860 - October 23, 1946) was a British author, wildlife artist, founder of the Woodcraft Indians, and one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Seton also influenced Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting. His notable books related to Scouting include The Birch Bark Roll and The Boy Scout Handbook. He is responsible for the appropriation and incorporation of what he believed to be American Indian elements into the traditions of the BSA.

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Wild Animals I Have Known 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
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friznecker More than 1 year ago
"Wild Animals I Have Known" is quite likely one of the best collection of animal stories ever written by a man who knew them intimately. His drawings and illustrations add a great deal to the fascination and, unfortunately, cannot be done full justice in this otherwise excellent paperback edition.