Books are hardcover unless indicated otherwise


    Arment, Chad, Cryptozoology: Searching For Bigfoot, Lake Monsters, Sea Serpents, And Other Mystery Animals: Science And Speculation, (Coachwhip Publications, 2004) isbn 1930585152

    Asma, Stephen T. Stuffed Animals & Pickled Heads: The Culture and Evolution of Natural History Museums (Oxford England: Oxford University Press, 2001) isbn 0195130502

    Baker, Steve, The Postmodern Animal, (London: Reaktion Books, 2000) isbn 1861890605 paper

    Baratay, Eric & Hardouin- Fugier, Elisabeth, Zoo: A History of Zoological Gardens in the West, (London: Reaktion Books, 2002) isbn 1861891113

    Bondeson, Jan, The FeeJee Mermaid and Other Essays in Natural and Unnatural History, (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999) isbn 0801436095

    Clark, Anne, Beasts and Bawdy: A Book of Fabulous and Fantastic Beasts, (New York: Taplinger Publishing, 1975) isbn 0800806913

    Coghlan, Ronan, A Dictionary of Cryptozoology, (Xiphos Books, 2004) isbn 0954493613

    Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome, Monster Theory: Reading Culture, (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press 1996) isbn 0816628556 paper

    Coleman, Loren, Mysterious America- revised edition, (New York, Paraview Press, 2001) isbn 1931044058 paper

    Coleman, Loren and Clark, Jerome, Cryptozoology* A to Z, (New York: Fireside / Simon & Schuster, 1999) isbn 0684856026 paper

    Cook, James W., The Arts of Deception: Playing with Fraud in the Age of Barnum, (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2001) isbn 0674005910 paper

    Cooke, Lynne & Wollen, Peter, Visual Display: Culture Beyond Appearances, (Seattle: Bay Press / Dia, 1995 isbn 0941920321 paper

    Dance, Peter, Animal Fakes & Frauds, (Berkshire, England: Sampson Low, 1976) sbn 562000453

    Daston, Lorraine and Park, Katherine ed., Wonders and the Orders of Nature, (New York: Zone Books, 1998) isbn 0942299906

    Deleuze, Gilles and Guattari, Felix, A Thousand Plateaus (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press) isbn

    Dennett, Andrea Stulman, Weird and Wonderful: The Dime Museum in America, (New York: New York University Press, 1997. isbn 0814718868

    Eberhart, George M., Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology, (ABC-Clio Inc, 2002) isbn 1576072835

    Eco, Umberto, Serendipities: Language & Lunacy, (Orlando, FL: Harcourt Brace, 1998) isbn 0156007517 paper

    Ellis, Richard, The Search for the Giant Squid: The Biology and Mythology of the World’s Most Elusive Sea Creature, (New York: Penguin, 1998) isbn 0140286764

    Farber, Paul Lawrence, Finding Order in Nature: The Naturalist Tradition from Linnaeus to E. O. Wilson, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univeristy Press, 2000) isbn 0801863902 paper

    Fort, Charles, The Book of the Damned, (Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 1919/1999 isbn 1573926833

    Hahn, Daniel, The Tower Menagerie: The Amazing 600-Year History of the Royal Collection of Wild and Ferocious Beasts Kept at the Tower of London, (New York Tarcher / Penguin 2004) isbn 1585423351

    Harpham, Geoffrey Galt, On the Grotesque: Strategies of Contradiction in Art and Literature, (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982) isbn 0691102171 paper

    Heuvelmans, Bernard, On the Track of Unknown Animals, (Kegan Paul 1995) isbn 0710304986

    Jones, Caroline A. and Galison, Peter ed., Picturing Science, Producing Art, (New York: Routledge, 1998) isbn 0415919126 paper

    LaTour, Bruno, Pandora’s Hope: Essays on the Reality of Science Studies, (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999) isbn 067465336x paper

    LaTour, Bruno, We Have Never Been Modern, (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993-originally pub 1991 France) isbn 0674948394 paper

    Ley, Willy, Dawn of Zoology, (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1968) isbn

    Michell, John and Rickard, Robert J.M., Living Wonders: Mysteries and Curiosities of the Animal World, (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1983) isbn 0500272638 paper

    Olalquiaga, Celeste, The Artificial Kingdom: A Treasury of the Kitsch Experience, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press 2002 orig pub Pantheon 1998) isbn 081664117X

    Pare, Ambrose, On Monsters and Marvels, (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. orig published 1573) translated by Pallister, Janis L., isbn 0226645630 paper

    Raby, Peter, Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travelers, (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996) isbn 0691048436 paper

    Ritvo, Harriet, The Platypus and the Mermaid (and Other Figments of the Classifying Imagination), (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1997) isbn 0674673573

    Ritvo, Harriet, The Animal Estate: The English and Other Creatures in The Victorian Age, (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1987) isbn 0674037073 paper

    Shermer, Michael, Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time, (New York: W.H. Freeman, 1997) isbn 0965594874 paper

    Shuker, Karl P. N., The Beasts that Hide from Man: Seeking the World’s Last Undiscovered Animals, (New York: Paraview Press, 2003) isbn 1931044643 paper

    Shuker, Karl P. N., From Flying Toads to Snakes with Wings, (St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1997) isbn 1567186734 paper

    Society of Cryptozoology, Field Guide to the Sasquatch (Sasquatch Field Guide Series)
    (Sasquatch Books. 1992) isbn 091236554

    Stafford, Barbara Maria, Visual Analogy: Consciousness as the Art of Connecting, (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1999) isbn 026219421x

    Stewart, Susan, Nonsense: Aspects of Intertextuality in Folklore and Literature, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univeristy Press, 1978) isbn 0801839815 paper

    Thompson, C.J.S. The Mystery and Lore of Monsters, (New York: University Books, 1968) isbn

    White, T. H., The Book of Beasts: Being a Translation from a Latin Bestiary of the Twelfth Century, (New York: Dover, 1984

    Williams, Dr. William F. ed., Encyclopedia of Pseudoscience: from Alien Abductions to Zone Therapy, (New York: Facts on File, 2000) isbn 081603351x

    Yanni, Carla, Nature’s Museums: Victorian Science and the Architecture of Display, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univeristy Press, 1999) isbn 0801863260

Films / DVD’s

    Rymdinvasion i Lapland (Terror in the Midnight Sun/Invasion of the Animal People) film, directed by Virgil W. Vogel, 72-minutes

    Unexplained Phenomenon and Cryptozoologic Wonders, dvd, lecture by Loren Coleman, 90-minutes

    The Legend of Boggy Creek : A True Story, 1973, dvd, directed by Charles Pierce, 87- minutes, Sterling Entertainment

    Magnolia, 2000, dvd, directed by Wes Anderson, 188-minutes, New Line Cinema

    Half Human. aka Beast Man Snow Man; Half Human: The Story of the Abominable Snowman; Half-Human, film, 1958 Directed by Kenneth Crane & Ishiro Honda, 70- minutes,

    The Mothman Prophecies, special edition, 2002, directed Mark Pellington, 119-minutes, Columbia Tristar Horn


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