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Author Bailey, Elisabeth Tova.

Title The sound of a wild snail eating / Elisabeth Tova Bailey.

Imprint Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    594.38 BAI    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 190 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-186).
Contents The violet-pot adventures. Field violets ; Discovery ; Explorations -- A green kingdom. The forest floor ; Life in a microcosm ; Time and territory -- Juxtapositions. Thousands of teeth ; Telescopic tentacles ; Marvelous spirals ; Secret recipes -- The cultural life. Colonies of hermits ; Midnight leap ; A snail's thoughts ; Deep sleep -- Love and mystery. Cryptic life ; Affairs of a snail ; Bereft ; Offspring -- Familiar territory. Release ; Winter snail ; Spring rain ; Night stars -- Appendix. Terraria.
Subject Bailey, Elisabeth Tova -- Health.
Gastropoda -- Physiology.
Snails as pets -- Anecdotes.
Chronically ill -- Biography.
Gastropoda -- Anatomy.
ISBN 9781565126060

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