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The Roe-Buck.

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The Roe-Buck.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- Deer

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1820
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Dee
Roe deer
Content: Printed on border: "Cervus capreolus, Lin. Le Chevreuil, Buff." "The roe was formerly common in many parts of England and Wales; but at present it is to be found only in the Highlands of Scotland. It is the smallest of all the deer kind, being only three feet four inches long, and somewhat more than two feet in height : the horns are from eight to nine inches long, upright, round, and divided into three branches; the body is covered with long hair; the lower part of each hair is ash colour; near the end is a narrow bar of black, and the point is yellow..." Includes additional text.
Source note: General history of quadrupeds. (Newcastle upon Tyne : Walker pr., 1820) Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1731281
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17679152
Barcode: 33333159393616
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 93362c70-c534-012f-747e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1820: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Roe-Buck." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1820. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4223-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Roe-Buck." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4223-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1820). The Roe-Buck. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4223-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Roe-Buck.