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Telling Tails

From Hopeless Hounds to Tyrannical Tortoises: Animal Letters to The Telegraph

Ed. Iain Hollingshead

Having mined the archives of readers’ letters ‘like a chaffinch in search of the juiciest worms’, Iain Hollingshead presents a hugely entertaining selection that illustrates the British love and respect for animals, whether tame or wild, mammal, bird or amphibian, and the occasional stick insect. Violent dislike is reserved for flying insects, and the Scottish midge in particular. Slightly off-mint.

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  • Publisher: Aurum
  • Year: 2016
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 192pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 159x136mm
  • ISBN: 9781781315927
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Weight: 0.2kg
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