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Beasts of an Indian village

Dewar, Douglas

Beasts of an Indian village

a popular account of the commoner back-boned animals of an Indian village

by Dewar, Douglas

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Douglas Dewar.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20915442M

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A fanciful beast with the body of a fish and the head and forelimbs of a goat, precursor to the Zodiac symbol. It may have originated in a Babylonian water-god, Ea, or the Indian myth of the Makara. Caristae Catoblepas Cecrops Centaur, cf. Ichthyocentaur (sea-Centaur), Onocentaur (Ass-Centaur), Bucentaur, etc. Restaurants near Supai Indian Village: ( mi) Phantom Ranch ( mi) North Rim Country Store ( mi) Plaza Bonita ( mi) Jacob Lake Inn Restaurant ( mi) Bright Angel Bicycles and Cafe; View all restaurants near Supai Indian Village on Tripadvisor/5().


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