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Our living world : an artistic edition of the Rev. J. G. Wood's Natural history of animate creation / Revised and adapted to American zoology, by Joseph B. Holder.

Author/Creator:
Wood, J. G. (John George), 1827-1889.
Publication:
New York : S. Hess, [1885]
Format/Description:
Book
3 v. : ill., plates (part col.) ; 33 cm.
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Subjects:
Zoology.
Zoology -- Pictorial works.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
V. 1. Mammalia.
v. 2. Birds.
v. 3. Fishes, reptiles, &c.
Notes:
Also issued under title: Animate creation.
First edition published under title: The illustrated natural history.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries Rare copy has sticker saying "bought in 1885 by August Mencken, Father of H.L. Mencken. 3 volumes."
Penn Provenance:
Mendenhall, John C. (donor) (Singer copy)
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 (bookplate) (RBC copy)
Penn Chronology:
1885
Contributor:
Holder, Joseph B. (Joseph Bassett), 1824-1888.
OCLC:
187439467