Observations sur deux Orang-Outans Adultes Morts a Paris

By Milne-Edwards, A. et al.

SKU# 13411

$ 225.00

Pp. 32-118, 5 full page lithographic plates, 2 are finely hand-colored of two orangutans, numerous text-figures. Later one quarter brown cloth with spine lettered in black, over cream-colored thick boards, 4to. Nouvelles archives du Museum d'Histoire naturelle, 3rd series, volume 7. This important early monograph on the orangutan documents the internal and external anatomy of Maurice and Max, two orangs from the zoological garden in the Bois de Boulogne. There are four chapters by the following authors: A. Milne-Edwards, J. Deniker, R. Boulart, E. de Pousargues, F. Delisle.

Publisher G. Masson
Publisher Place Paris
Date Published 1895
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Edition First
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Condition Near Fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
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