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The northern varying hare ; Angola rabbit ; Dewlap rabbit.

Image ID: 823464

The northern varying hare ; Angola rabbit ; Dewlap rabbit.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The northern varying hare ; Angola rabbit ; Dewlap rabbit.


: Roberts, William, b. ca. 1829 -- Engraver

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 27 x 21 cm. (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)


: Foxing on image. Written on border: "1855" Printed on border: "American phrenological journal." "The food of the rabbit is entirely vegetable. They feed upon common grass, clover, lucern, and on good hay, pea and bean vines. Greens and roots form excellent food, and potatoes boiled or steamed. They will fatten on them, but still more if they are given oats or bran." "The young rabbits are born blind and helpless, covered only with a short ....
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: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- rabbit

Source Description

: 1 folder (27 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Rab

Digital ID

: 823464

Record ID

: 691183

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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