The Gardens and Menagerie of the Zoological Society Delineated; Being Descriptions and Figures in Illustration of the Natural History of the Living Animals in the Society's Collection. Vol. 1 Quadrupeds. Vol. 2. Birds
The collection consisted of animals and birds from around the world, including Esquimaux dog, red lemur, Malabar squirrel, crab-eating opossum, sociable vulture, Canadian goose, and Javanese pea-fowl.
Publisher: Charles Whittingham
Date Published: 1830-31
Place Published: Chiswick
Condition: Ex library - very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 2 vols.: xii, 308; vi, 328 p. 22 cm. 100 engravings in vol. 1 and 123 in vol. 2. Half leather with marbled paper boards. Ink stamps on covers, front pastedowns, title pages. Corners worn.