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    DescriptionJoin the QI team for an off-road safari through a hundred of the most interesting members of the animal kingdom, armed with illuminating illustrations and diagrams by award-winning artist Ted Dewan. Meet the water bears that can live in suspension for hundreds of years, the parasite carried by your cat that makes men grumpy and women promiscuous, and the woodlouse that drinks through its bottom. Marvel at elephants that walk on tiptoe, pigs that shine in the dark, and woodpeckers that have ears on the end of their tongues. If you still think a pangolin is a musical instrument, that hyenas are dogs, or that sheep are pointless and stupid, "The Book of Animal Ignorance" has arrived just in time.


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    Title
    QI: The Book of Animal Ignorance
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Lloyd, By (author) John Mitchinson, Illustrated by Ted Dewan
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 204 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 315 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780571233700
    ISBN 10: 0571233708
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T13.0
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 590
    BIC subject category V2: WH, WNC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11800
    BIC E4L: HUM
    BISAC V2.8: SCI070000
    Thema V1.0: WH, WNC
    Publisher
    FABER & FABER
    Imprint name
    FABER & FABER
    Publication date
    04 October 2007
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    John Lloyd and John Mitchinson, supported by a crack research squad of QI elves, are the authors of the bestselling The Book of General Ignorance. Ted Dewan is one of the UK's best-known children's authors and illustrators. His groundbreaking Inside the Whale & Other Animals won a Mother Goose Award in 1992.