Little Books of Lore Series

    Little Books of Lore Series

    The Little Book of Lore for Horse Lovers

    Chock full of fun facts, trivia, and illustrations, this fun book will answer all the horse-related questions you could ever have. For example...文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    • Who said “The horse is God’s gift to man?”
    • What should you keep in an equine first aid kit?
    • Where did the word flibbertigibet come from?
    • When did General Patton save the famous Lipizzan horses?
    • Why is a horse with two riders the symbol of the Knights Templar?
    • How did the producers of the TV show make Mr. Ed talk?

    Find out the answers to these intriguing questions and much, much more in this equine extravaganza of horse hints, pony tales, and foal facts.文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    The Little Book of Lore for Dog Lovers文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    You'll learn tantalizing trivia and tidbits about all sorts of dogs, breeds, characters, and more! Find out the answers to these questions:文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    • Who are the most famous dog trainers in Hollywood, having trained Lassie, Toto, and Old Yeller, among many others?
    • What is the name of Yale’s bulldog mascot?
    • Where does the proverb, “The best thing about a man is his dog,” come from?
    • When did Laika (or Muttnik as she was known in the U.S.) become the first dog to be shot into orbit?
    • Why did Drew Barrymore deed her house to her Labrador Flossie?
    • How do dogs detect cancer in humans?

    The Little Book of Lore for Cat Lovers文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    Quench your kitty curiosity and discover the answers to all these vital questions and more in this must-have for any cat owner!文章源自:力哥爱英语(力哥爱英语-

    • Who composed the Cat’s Fugue inspired by the sound of his cat walking across the keys of the piano?
    • What is ailurophilia?
    • In which country do people believe that the souls of the departed live in the bodies of cats before moving on to the next life?
    • When were cats worshipped as gods?
    • Why did Edward Lear, composer of the Owl and the Pussycat, have two houses, one in Italy and the other in England, that were exactly the same?
    • How did a cat single-handedly wipe out an entire animal species?