John Topsell How to Raise and Keep a Dragon

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How to Raise and Keep a Dragon

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The popular dragons from this title's first edition have just gotten bigger! With larger color illustrations and larger type on larger pages than ever, this book's brand-new edition is certain to attract that unique set of young pet owners who prefer keeping dragons to owning a puppy, kitten, or goldfish. Kids who delight in humorous flights of imagination will love this beautifully illustrated dragon owner's manual. It shows walking, flying, fire-breathing, and sea-going dragons, describing the characteristics of each and the equipment and supplies every dragon owner should have on hand. Boys and girls will learn everything they need to know about the raising process, including--

  • Selecting a dragon breed from among the many that are available
  • Building the perfect enclosure
  • Hatching a dragon's egg
  • Feeding, grooming, training, and riding
  • Showing a dragon in dragon show competition . . .and much, more.

    And kids will be both amused and delighted by the hundreds of stunning illustrations that complement the text. Bonus Feature: Kids can decorate their bedroom or playroom wall with a dramatic 14" x 19" Dragon Poster, folded and enclosed in every copy of this book.
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    Have you ever dreamed of raising your very own

    dragon? Now you can.


    Within the past few decades, dragon-breeders have sprung up worldwide. And here is the very first guidebook devoted to raising and keeping the unique creatures they supply.

    The author of this essential manual is none other than the world-renowned dragon scholar, John Topsell. A distant relative of the famous naturalist, Edward Topsell, John has spent much of his life raising dragons.

    Learn all you need to know about the raising process: selecting and acquiring an available breed; building the perfect enclosure; hatching a dragon egg; feeding and grooming; training and riding; showing your dragon in competition; and much, much more. Hundreds of stunning illustrations complement the text.
    With this extraordinary book always in hand, you'll enjoy many happy years with the world's most mysterious and satisfying animal companion.

    The "Editor"

    Award-winning author Joseph Nigg has researched and written about fantastic animals for more than twenty years, his previous books including The Book of Gryphons, The book of Fabulous Beasts, and The Book of Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts. He has taught at several colleges and universities and lives in Denver, Colorado.

    About the Author:

    Award-winning author Joseph Nigg has researched and written about fantastic animals for more than twenty years, his previous books including The Book of Gryphons, The Book of Fabulous Beasts and The Book of Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts. He has taught at several colleges and universities and lives in Denver, Colorado.

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