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The camelopard.

Image ID: 822753

The camelopard. (1833)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The camelopard.

Published Date

: 1833

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Parley's magazine." "This curious quadruped, of which only a single species is known to exist, seems to be one of the sports of nature." "The head is like that of the deer, armed with two round horns, each tufted with a brush of coarse black hair; and its legs and feet resemble those of the same animal, but with this remarkable difference, that the fore legs appear to be nearly twice as long as the hinder; which, however ....
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: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- giraffe

Source Description

: 1 folder (23 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Gir

Digital ID

: 822753

Record ID

: 723255

Digital Item Published

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

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