How to Hold a Crocodile by Diagram Group

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Practical instructions for off-beat objectives.

How to Hold a Crocodile is an illustrated and fun-to-read guide to the practical information that is not taught in school. This book is jammed full of simple instructions for many situations in life. Need to roast an ox? Repel cavalry? Tie a bow tie? All instructions are here, clear, concise, and fully illustrated.

This remarkable reference book explains how to: Build a log cabin Catch a cockroach Magnetize a walnut Play the castanets Ride a dolphin Drill for oil Meet the Pope Find a blind spot Become a saint

Hard-earned experience spanning many cultures and centuries leads to creative advice and counsel. Want to prevent a nail from splitting wood? Simply wipe the nail on soap before hammering.

The off-beat retro artwork and text is fun and engaging. How to Hold a Crocodile is an amazing collection of information, advice, tips, and instructions guaranteed to entertain and satisfy anyone's curiosity.


About Diagram Group

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The Diagram Group is a London-based creative team specializing in non-fiction books.
Published October 1, 1981 by Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd. 190 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Education & Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books. Non-fiction

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A how-to guide that offers at least as much browsing pleasure as it does practical advice, this colorful volume is sure to please those who love weird facts and unusual tidbits of information.

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