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Author Gould, John, 1804-1881.

Title A monograph of the Macropodidae, or family of kangaroos / by John Gould
Published Melbourne : Lansdowne Editions, 1981


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 W'BOOL SPFOL  599.20994 Gou/Mot  LIB USE ONLY
Description 63 unnumbered pages, 13 pages, 27 unnumbered leaves of color plates ; 55 cm
Summary This is a facsimile edition of the two-part work, A Monograph of the Macropodidae of Family of Kangaroos, published by John Gould in 1841 and 1842. Contains a general description, characteristics, measurements, habits and distribution of 30 species and detailed appendices by Joan M. Dixon, Curator of Mammals at the National Museum of Victoria, tracing the background, content and distribution of this work plus current information on the species
Analysis Kangaroos
Notes Appendices by Joan M. Dixon
Facsim. reprint. limited to 750 numbered and signed copies. First published: London : J. Gould, 1841 and 1842. Ferguson no. 3197
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 12-13
Subject Kangaroos.
Author Dixon, Joan M. (Joan Maureen), 1937-
ISBN 0701810467