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Supplement to the Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum

by British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology

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Published by Printed by order of the Trustees in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seals (Animals),
  • Whales.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Edward Gray.
    ContributionsGray, John Edward, 1800-1875.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737 C4 B74 SUPPL.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103p.
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14044211M

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