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Author Bailey, Elisabeth Tova.
Title The sound of a wild snail eating / Elisabeth Tova Bailey.
Publication Info. Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, c2010.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  594 B    IN LIBRARY
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 Snails as pets -- Anecdotes.
Gastropoda -- Physiology.
Gastropoda -- Anatomy.
Bailey, Elisabeth Tova -- Health.
Chronically ill -- Biography.
ISBN 9781565126060
1565126068