Moghaddas Golbanou Books
Books di Moghaddas Golbanou
The Book of Barely Imagined Beings
Moghaddas Golbanou (ILT)
edizioni Univ of Chicago Pr collana Univ of Chicago Pr (Paperback) , 2014
From medieval bestiaries to Borges’s Book of Imaginary Beings, we’ve long been enchanted by extraordinary animals, be they terrifying three-headed dogs or asps impervious to a snake charmer’s song. But bestiaries are more than just zany zoology—they are artful attempts to convey broader beliefs about human beings and...