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Singular dexterity of a goat.

Image ID: 823746

Singular dexterity of a goat. (1834)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Singular dexterity of a goat.

Published Date

: 1834

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 18 cm. (11 x 7 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Upon our road, we met an Arab with a goat, which he led about the country to exhibit, in order to gain a livelihood for itself and its owner. He had taught this animal, while he accompanied its movements with a song, to mount upon little cylindrical blocks of wood, placed successively one above the other." "The diameter of the upper cylinder, on which its four feet ultimately remained, until the Arab had ended his ditty, ....
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Original Source

: From Saturday magazine. John William Parker, 1832-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- trained

Source Description

: 1 folder (21 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Tra

Digital ID

: 823746

Record ID

: 691473

Digital Item Published

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

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