Hoofed Mammals of the World

By: MOCHI, Ugo (art); CARTER, T. Donald (text)

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An amazing collection of illustrations of 300 of the world's wild hoofed mammals, depicted in silhouette. Each silhouette cut from a single piece of paper by Mr. Mochi. The details of each species depicted are in extraordinary detail, showing anatomical details, depth of field, and with natural surroundings such as mountains or trees. With accompanying descriptions of the animals and their appearance, life habits and range by naturalist T. Donald Carter. Inclides a foreword by William G. Conway. This work first published by Scribner's in 1953. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with animal silhouettes to cover in silver, titling to spine in silver and red; red topstain. Dust jacket with silhouettes to covers. --- With water spotting to topstain, shallow creasing to a few leaves, and slight sunning to top edges of cloth, else a tightly-bound, clean, bright copy. Price-clipped dust jacket with a few small tears to edges and with slight curling to edges, else intact; wrapped in removable archival mylar protector. ; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; xx, 268 pages

Title: Hoofed Mammals of the World

Author Name: MOCHI, Ugo (art); CARTER, T. Donald (text)

Categories: >>Art & Architecture, >>Wildlife, Animals, Life in the Wild,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1971

ISBN Number: 0684123827

ISBN Number 13: 9780684123820

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 84235