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Natural history of 48 quadrupeds

Natural history of 48 quadrupeds

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Published by Darton, Harvey & Darton, J. Harris in London .
Written in English


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Statementwith elegant engravings from drawings by Alfred Mills.
ContributionsMills, Alfred.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21650907M

Pp. ; 34 fine hand-colored lithographs, frontispiece portrait of Aldrovandi, title page with fine lithograph vignette of two polecats. Original publisher’s ornately blind-stamped red cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on the spine and with gilt symbol on the front cover, top page edge in gilt, sm 8vo. This work p. The first edition was published under title "The vivaparous quadrupeds of North America," and consisted of 3 folio volumes, containing CL colored plates,

Natural History, , v. Download directly to your device’s book reader (e.g., iBooks) or drag into your e-books collection on your computer. This item appears in the following Collection(s) American Museum of Natural History Research Library Central Park . Buy Natural History Of Quadrupeds: Illustrated With Numerous Engravings by Rennie, James (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: James Rennie.

natural history of quadrupeds; including all the li -nnm an class of mammalia: to which is prefixed, a general view of nature. for the instruction of young persons. 0 t?0 volumes* with plates. vol. i. london! printed for j. johnson, no. 72, st. paul's church-yard; n; die and law, st. johns squari, clerkinwiil.. advertisement. I doubt whether there is anything in the world of natural history like them, I do not believe that there is any man living that can equal them” (Ford, 16 and 59). Audubon’s Quadrupeds “is a breathtaking accomplishment the most naturalistic depiction of American mammals ever done” (Legacies of Genius ).


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