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A Natural History of Dragons

AuthorMarie Brennan

NarratorKate Reading

Duration10h 20m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Science Fiction and Fantasy

PublisherW.F. Howes

VersionUnabridged

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From Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, Isabella, Lady Trent is known to be the world's preeminent dragon naturalist. Here at last, in her own words, is the true story of a pioneering spirit who risked her reputation and her prospects to satisfy her scientific curiosity; of how she sought true love and happiness despite her lamentable eccentricities; and how she made the first of many historic discoveries that would change the world forever.

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