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The tendrac.

Image ID: 823517

The tendrac. (1820)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The tendrac.

Published Date

: 1820

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 8 x 10 cm. (3 x 3 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Is about the size of a rat. The upper part of its body is covered with spines, shorter and smaller than those of the hedge-hog, which it somewhat resembles, but does not roll itself up like that animal; the rest of the …" Written on border: "insectivorous mammal allied to the hedgehog. Madagascar hedgehog."

Original Source

: From General history of quadrupeds. (Newcastle upon Tyne : Walker pr., 1820) Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- S-Z

Source Description

: 1 folder (32 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-(S-Z)

Digital ID

: 823517

Record ID

: 691270

Digital Item Published

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

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