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The jaguar.

Image ID: 822954

The jaguar. (1852)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The jaguar.

Published Date

: 1852

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 14 cm. (7 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Foxing on image. Printed on border: "Felis onca, Lin." "Which is sometimes called the American tiger, is one of the most formidable animals of the New World. He is to be found in the southern division of America, from Paraguay to Guiana; but he does not appear to inhabit to the northward of the Isthmus of Darien. Even in the south the race is gradually growing more rare, in consequence of the double temptation to destroy him, which is offer ....
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Original Source

: From The naturalist's library : containing scientific and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, according to the classifications of Stark. (New York : Kearny, 1852) Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison) (1805-1866), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- jaguar

Source Description

: 1 folder (9 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Jag

Digital ID

: 822954

Record ID

: 707641

Digital Item Published

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

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