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THE ZOO STORY (Special Melbourne Zoo Edition)

By: de Courcy, Catherine

Price: $19.00

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

Edition: First Thus, Paperback

Seller ID: 012913

ISBN: 1854717774

Condition: Very Good


(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. View more info