Animal Mechanism: a Treatise on Terrestrial and Aerial Locomotion


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A study of the biology, anatomy and motion of locomotion. Special attention is given to the movement of horses and flying insects, including diagrams of many instruments used in both measuring and recreating the motion.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: D. Appleton and Company
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1874
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    The International Scientific Series, vol. XI. 283 p. 19 cm. 117 b&w figures in text. Half red leather with marbled paper boards, endpapers and text block edges. Some wear and rubbing, dark spot on front, corners worn. Wormholes at top of front endpapers.

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