248 pages, plus plates. The natural history of the elephant, rhinocerous, hippopotamus, pig, wart-hog, and similar animals. Introduced with a biographical sketch of Hans Sloane, the British naturalist. Later edition, bound in half-calf over marbled-paper covered boards. Very good with some wear at spine ends and corners. Complete with 32 plates, all but 6 handcolored. Bookseller Inventory # 124567
Title: Thick-Skinned Quadrupeds (Naturalist's ...
Publisher: W. H. Lizars (n.d. but 1850s)
Publication Date: 1850
Book Condition: Very Good
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