MARTIN, Horace T.
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MARTIN, Horace T. Castorologia, or the History and Traditions of the Canadian Beaver. An exhaustive monograph, popularly written and fully illustrated. Montreal : Wm. Drysdale & Co. / L.: Edward Stanford, 1892. Pp [i]-xvi,-238,frontis. 8vo, maroon cloth. Watters p.887, Gagnon II:1324. "A fine summary of the lore & life of the beaver, its mythology, engineering abilities, medical properties, economic value, attempts of domestication, use in heraldry, anatomy, etc. This is the most important old book on the beaver." Spine ends and corners worn, covers rubbed, hinges weak, else vg. 245.00