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A General History of Quadrupeds, The Figures Engraved on Wood by Thomas Bewick, 2nd edition (Newcastle upon Tyne: S. Hodgson, R. Beilby,T. Bewick, 1791)
A General History of Quadrupeds, The Figures Engraved on Wood by Thomas Bewick, 2nd edition (Newcastle upon Tyne: S. Hodgson, R. Beilby,T. Bewick, 1791)
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1791
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Not on display
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Book With 268 Wood Engravings Plus Several Ornamental Woodcut Vignettes Too Small To Be Counted
Dimensions:
23.4 x 15 x 4.3 cm (object)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38654.1-268
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

illustrations of animals with descriptions of appearance, habits, habitats, place in literature and myth: horse, cows, bison, buffalo, sheep, goat, antelope, giraffe, deer, camel, boar, tapir, rhinoceros, hippopotamus, elephant,
cats, weasel, racoon, badger, bear, hyena, fox, wolf, dog, hare, guinea-pig, cavy, squirrel, hamster, marmot, rat, mouse, mole, opossum, kangaroo, monkeys, otter,anteater, armadillo, seal, bat

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