American animals a popular guide to the mammals of North America north of Mexico, with intimate biographies of the more familiar species by Stone, Witmer

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Published by Doubleday, Page in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 301-303.

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Statementby Witmer Stone and William Everett Cram.
ContributionsCram, William Everett, 1871-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 318 p. :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13539308M

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