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The walrus, or sea-horse.

Image ID: 823769

The walrus, or sea-horse.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The walrus, or sea-horse.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 10 cm. (6 3/4 x 4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Trichechus rosmarus, Lin. -- Le morse, Buff." "There are several animals whose residence is almost constantly in the water, and which seem to partake greatly of the nature of fishes, that are nevertheless classed by naturalists under the denomination of quadrupeds ; and being perfectly amphibious..." Includes additional text.

Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- walrus

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Wal

Digital ID

: 823769

Record ID

: 691500

Digital Item Published

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

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