Menagerie ManorBook - 2007
With his unfailing charm, Durrell tells the story of how he finally fulfilled his childhood dream of founding his own private zoo, the Manor of Les Augres, on the English Channel island of Jersey. With the help of an enduring wife, a selfless staff, and a reluctant bank manager, the zoo grows, and readers are treated to a colorful parade of the zoo’s unusual animal inhabitants.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2007
Branch Call Number: 590.7342 Du
Characteristics: xii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm