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Mostly Mammals: Zoological Essays

LYDEKKER, R.

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Articles on such topics as: animals exterminated in the 19th century; how Arctic animals turn white; fashionable furs; the sea otter and its extermination; the extinct quagga; ancient and modern hippopotamuses; the smallest wild cattle, armour-clad shales; sloths and their hair; giant land tortoises; much more. Index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Musson Book Company
  • Edition: First Canadian Edition
  • Date Published: 1905
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good+
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    ix, 382 p. 23 cm. 16 b&w plates by the Duchess of Bedford, Lord Delamere, the Hon. Walter Rothschild, J. Wolf and others. Red cloth hardcover with gold print. A bit of scuffing and a few marks to cloth. Title-page foxed.