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Book, The Naturalist's Pocket-Book, or, Tourist's Companion: Being a Brief Introduction to the Different Branches of Natural History, With Approved Methods for Collecting and Preserving the Various Productions of Nature, 1818

This is a Book.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Smithsonian Libraries as part of Rebeca Méndez Selects.

It is dated 1818. Its medium is hand-colored engraving on paper.

It is credited Smithsonian Libraries, QH60.G77 1818  .

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (open): 13.5 × 21.5 × 3 cm (5 5/16 × 8 7/16 × 1 3/16 in.)

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