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Children’s book published by Rufus Merrill, part of Merrill’s Toy and Juvenile Books series. Illustrated with ten engravings of animals, including the deer, orangutan, fox, zebra, armadillo, fennec, wolf, cat and a long section on the dog.
“History of Quadrupeds.” Concord, N.H.: Rufus Merrill, 1853.
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