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The badger.

Image ID: 821978

The badger. (1820)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The badger.

Published Date

: 1820

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 10 cm. (6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "(Ursus Meles, Lin. -- Le Blaireau, ou Taisón, Buff.)" "Although nature has furnished this animal with formidable weapons of offense, and has besides given it strength sufficient to use them with great effect, it is notwithstanding very harmless and inoffensive; and, unless attacked, employs them only for its support" Includes additional text. Foxing on image.

Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- badger

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Bad

Digital ID

: 821978

Record ID

: 719392

Digital Item Published

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

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