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Beasts and super-beasts

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This edition was published in by John Lane, John Lane Co.; [etc.] in London, . New York.

Written in English

312 pages

Leonard Bilsiter was one of those people who have failed to find this world attractive or interesting, and who have sought compensation in an unseen world of their own experience or imagination - or invention. Children do that sort of thing successfully, but children are content to convince themselves, and do not vulgarise their beliefs by trying to convince other people. Leonard Bilsiter's beliefs were for the few, that is to say, anyone who would listen to him.

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Beasts and Super Beasts
July 25, 2007, Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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Beasts And Super-beasts
February 28, 2006, 1st World Library
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Beasts And Super-beasts
June 30, 2006, Paperbackshop.Co.UK Ltd - Echo Library
Paperback in English
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
July 17, 2006, BiblioBazaar
Paperback in English
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Beasts and Super-Beasts (Large Print Edition)
July 17, 2006, BiblioBazaar
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Beasts and Super-Beasts (Large Print)
June 19, 2006, Echo Library
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Beasts And Super-beasts
May 30, 2005, IndyPublish.com
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
2005, eBooksLib
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
April 2003, IndyPublish.com
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
April 2003, IndyPublish.com
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
February 2002, IndyPublish.com
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Beasts and Super-Beasts
February 2002, IndyPublish.com
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Beasts and Super-Beasts (Transaction Large Print Books)
May 1988, ISIS Large Print Books
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Beasts and super-beasts
1987, ISIS large Print
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Beasts & super-beasts
1978, Core Collection Books
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Beasts and super-beasts.
1950, Penguin Books
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Beasts & super-beasts
1928, The Viking Press
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Beasts & super-beasts
1926, Bodley Head
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Beasts & super-beasts
1925, John Lane, Bodley Head
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1914, John Lane, John Lane Co.; [etc.]
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1914, Bodley Head
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1914, John Lane, John Lane company; [etc., etc.]
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Beasts & super-beasts
1914, The Viking Press
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Beasts and Super-Beasts

First published in 1914



Work Description

Leonard Bilsiter was one of those people who have failed to find this world attractive or interesting, and who have sought compensation in an unseen world of their own experience or imagination - or invention. Children do that sort of thing successfully, but children are content to convince themselves, and do not vulgarise their beliefs by trying to convince other people. Leonard Bilsiter's beliefs were for the few, that is to say, anyone who would listen to him.

Beasts and super-beasts

This edition was published in by John Lane, John Lane Co.; [etc.] in London, . New York.


Table of Contents

The she-wolf
Laura
The boar-pig
The Brogue
The hen
The open window
The treasure-ship
The cobweb
The lull
The unkindest blow
The romancers
The Schartz-Metterklume method
The seventh pullet
The blind spot
Dusk
A touch of realism
Cousin Teresa
The Yarkand manner
The Byzantine omelette
The Feast of Memesis
The dreamer
The quince tree
The forbidden buzzards
The stake
Clovis on parental responsibilities
A holiday task
The stalled ox
The story-teller
A defensive diamond
The elk
Down pens
The name-day
The lumber room
Fur
The philanthropist and the happy cat
On approval.

Classifications

Library of Congress
PZ3.M9274 B, PR6025.U675 B

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23280366M
Internet Archive
beastssuperbeast00sakirich
LC Control Number
14017930
OCLC/WorldCat
2029746

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