THE ZOO STORY (Special Melbourne Zoo Edition)

By: de Courcy, Catherine

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(viii), + 324pp., unpaginated colour and b/white halftone plate sections, plus b/white chapter header illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped only. Textblock unmarked. "This fascinating look at the history and development of one of our most controversial public institutions shows how zoos have evolved from private menageries to public parks . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 11 chapters, Notes, Bibliography, Acks., Index. Melbourne Zoo Supplement. Book weight approx. 420g.

Title: THE ZOO STORY (Special Melbourne Zoo Edition)

Author Name: de Courcy, Catherine

Categories: Animals/Birds/Insects, Australian History, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Thus, Paperback

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Claremont (Penguin Books Australia): 1995

ISBN Number: 1854717774

ISBN Number 13: 9781854717771

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012913

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Victoria, Zoos, Royal Melbourne Zoological Gardens (History), Zoos (History), De Courcy, Catherine