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The Kangaroo (1773). A plate showing a Non Descript Animal (The Kangaroo) of New Holland (Australia) and the Hippahs, or Place of Retreat on an Arched Rock in New Zealand, with a War Canoe, together with a short explanatory article. Featured in a complete monthly issue of The London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer for August 1773.
London Magazine, or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer., London 1773 - Contains an article a little over one page in length on the Inhabitants of New Zealand, about half describing the War Canoe, and the remainder concerned with Australia (New Holland) and the Kangaroo, 'a new species which has not been yet described' . This is an original monthly part separated from the annual volume, not a reprint or an offprint. 52 pages, 1 plate, and a folding musical score. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: London Magazine; Printed before 1800; New Arrivals; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 239581. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
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