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The manticore

by Robertson Davies

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland
    • Subjects:
    • Canadians -- Switzerland -- Fiction,
    • Psychotherapist and patient -- Fiction,
    • Jungian psychology -- Fiction,
    • Fathers -- Death -- Fiction,
    • Switzerland -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      The second of three linked novels, the first being Fifth business (1970), and the third being World of wonders (c1975).

      Statement[by] Robertson Davies.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.D258 Man3, PR9199.3.D3 Man3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination310 p.
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5300108M
      ISBN 100670453137
      LC Control Number72081120

      The Manticore Book Summary and Study Guide. Robertson Davies Booklist Robertson Davies Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Manticore; In this second book of Davies' trilogy, David Staunton, the son of Percy Boyd Staunton, travels to Switzerland. He is traumatized by his father's strange death and his own unhappy childhood. From acclaimed writer Mariko Tamaki (X, This One Summer) comes Disney PIXAR Onward: Manticore, an original graphic novel tying into the upcoming film! Follow the Manticore on her quest to the Cave of a Thousand Heroes, from whence no other warrior has EVER returned. Along the way, the Manticore.

      In Robertson Davies consisting of Fifth Business (), The Manticore (), and World of Wonders (). These books examine the intersecting lives of three men from the small Canadian town of Deptford and interweave Davies’ moral concerns with bits of arcane lore and his enduring interest in Jungian psychotherapy. Manticore Field Gear. Hold it all with manticore field gear. Show your manticore pride with patches, clothing and more. FIND PARTS FOR YOUR GUN: SHOP BY PART TYPE: Stocks & Braces. Transformer Rail. Charging Handles. GUN PARTS MADE IN AMERICA The best parts for your rifle. It's not hard to make a product that works, but even the most spartan.

      A Manticore. The manticore is a legendary magical creature originating from Persian is similar to the Egyptian sphinx in that it is a magical hybrid that is largely feline. It possesses the body of a lion, a long scorpion-like tail, and sports an expansive pair of wings upon its back much like those of a bat or even a n mythology also originally describes the manticore. A manticore is able to resist Molecular Combustion. Other Powers. Enhanced Senses: The ability to possess one or more enhanced senses. Manticores possessed enhanced hearing, allowing them to hear sonic screams at great distances. High Resistance: The ability to be highly resistant to physical and magical harm. Book of ShadowsLevel: Upper-Level.


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