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Singular dexterity of a goat.

Image ID: 823744

Singular dexterity of a goat. (1832)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Singular dexterity of a goat.

Published Date

: 1832

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 18 cm. (11 x 6 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: " 'Upon our road,' (from Jerusalem to Bethlehem,) says Dr. Clarke, in his Travels, 'we met an Arab with a goat, which he led about the country for exhibition, in order to gain a livelihood for itself and 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, and in shape resembling the dice-boxes belonging t ....
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Original Source

: From Penny magazine. Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, 1832-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- trained

Source Description

: 1 folder (21 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Tra

Digital ID

: 823744

Record ID

: 691475

Digital Item Published

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

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