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Tasmanian friends and foes

feathered, furred, and finned; a family chronicle of country life, nature history, and veritable adventure

by Meredith, Charles Mrs

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Published by M. Ward in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural History

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Mrs. Charles Meredith]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 pages, color plates :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26288382M
    OCLC/WorldCa8311697

    The book is not, as I originally imagined, simply an examination of dragons, krakens and unicorns. Instead, it is an attempt to rationalise the stories about fantastic creatures and to argue that these creatures are not so imaginary after all. Meredith, Louisa Anne, “Duck-billed Platypus” in Tasmanian friends and foes: feathered, furred. 35 Louisa Anne Meredith, Tasmanian Friends and Foes, Feathered, Furred and Finned: A Family Chronicle of Country Life, Natural History, and Veritable Adventure, Marcus Ward & Co., London, 36 Mrs Charles Meredith, Notes and Sketches of New South Wales, During a Residence in that Colony from to , John Murray, London, (part of.


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They also have very strong legs and claws and ear-shaped : Accipitridae. Tasmanian Friends and Foes, Feathered, Furred and Finned. London: Marcus Ward, An early celebration of country life, Australian fauna and natural history, with veritable tales of adventure and forest gossip by Louisa Anne Meredith.

Beautiful colour plates and drawings by the author, among other illustrations. Item # First English Author: Louisa Anne MEREDITH. This dramatic rescure was fictionalised in Tasmanian Friends and Foes, and although the book primarily describes animal life for younger readers topics such as convict servants and the Aborigines are : Louisa Anne MEREDITH.

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The government of Tasmania published a monochromatic reproduction of the same image inthe author Louisa Anne Meredith also copied it for Tasmanian Friends and Foes (). [] The Tasmanian coat of arms features thylacines as : Mammalia.

Her love of flora and fauna Tasmanian friends and foes book clearly illustrated in her publications Tasmanian Friends and Foes, Feathered Furred and Finned, published in and Bush Friends in Tasmania, published in Louisa was a prolific author with many and varied publications to her credit.

Tasmanian author Louisa Anne Meredith traced Gould’s picture for her work Tasmanian Friends and Foes. Although sympathetic to the thylacine, in a previous book called My Home in Tasmania she commented that a young, captured thylacine “resisted all endeavours to civilise and tame it”.

The animal was killed and its skin made into a rug. Her. Tasmanian Friends and Foes, Feathered, Furred, and Finned: A Family Chronicle of Country Life, Natural History, and Veritable Adventure (Hobart: J Walch and Sons; et al., ), by Mrs.

Charles Meredith (page images at HathiTrust). Tasmanian Friends and Foes, A family chronicle of country life, natural history and veritable adventure. PublishedMarcus Ward and Co. Tear through endpaper repaired by adhering to the next blank page. Tasmanian Friends and Foes, Feathered, Furred, and Finned: A Family Chronicle of Country Life, Natural History, and Veritable Adventure (Hobart: J Walch and Sons; et al., ), by Mrs.

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miniaturist, watercolourist, engraver, poet, writer and botanist, was born on 20 July at 47 Newhall Street, Birmingham, England, only child of Thomas Twamley and Louisa Anne, nee.

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