New Arrivals 19th to 25th of September 2013

Wylie (D.) CROCODILE,
222 pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, London, 2013. OUT OF STOCK
Dan Wylie tracks twenty-three crocodilian species and compares what science has discovered about these reptiles with their depictions in myth, art and literature around the world.

Includes a chapter on central and southern Africa.

"This series... calls itself 'a new kind of animal history'. It is splendidly, even brilliantly, so. I have nothing but praise for it". James Fleming, The Spectator.

Dan Wylie is Professor of English at Rhodes University, Grahamstown.

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