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Wild animals in and out of the zoo

  • 1930
New York: Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.
  • A history of the National Zoölogical Park and its animals.

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Date
1930
Publisher
New York: Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.
Language
English
Description of Original
362 p. : col. Front., plates (part col.) ports. ; 24 cm.
For Staff
METS

Available Contents

  1. [Cover]
  2. [Title Page]
  3. Editor's foreword to the later volumes
  4. Preface
  5. Contents
  6. Illustrations
  7. Wild animals in and out of the zoo
  8. Chapter I: The National Zoological Park
  9. Chapter II: In the field after wild animals
  10. Chapter III: The manlike apes
  11. Chapter IV: The monkey tribe
  12. Chapter V: The big cats
  13. Chapter VI: Fifteen kinds of bears
  14. Chapter VII: The wild dogs
  15. Chapter VIII: Inhabitants of tank and pool
  16. Chapter IX: Elephants good and bad
  17. Chapter X: The water horse
  18. Chapter XI: Old and new world camels
  19. Chapter XII: Some pigs
  20. Chapter XIII: Wild cattle
  21. Chapter XIV: The tree browsers
  22. Chapter XV: Antlers and horns
  23. Chapter XVI: Some rhinos the park has not had
  24. Chapter XVII: The horse family
  25. Chapter XVIII: The pouch bearers
  26. Chapter XIX: Other mammals
  27. Chapter XX: Wings
  28. Chapter XXI: The cold-blooded tribe
  29. Chapter XXII: The mess
  30. Appendix I: Animals shown since 1890
  31. Appendix II: Animals born in captivity
  32. Index
  33. [Cover]