The Talking Parcel (also published as The Battle for Castle Cockatrice) is a 1974 book by Gerald Durrell in which children are transported to the fantasy land of Mythologia to save it from cockatrices. They are aided by a talking parrot and encounter many other magical creatures, including a mooncalf.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Lions, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006712185
Book Description Lions, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 6712185