Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit [Illustrated Edition]

Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit [Illustrated Edition]

by Albert Burton Farnham
     
 

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2011 Reprint of 1916 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. This is a classic and profusely illustrated guide for those who wish to prepare and mount animals, birds, fish, reptiles, etc., for home, den, or office decoration. Includes a history of the art, as well as a description of materials requited,… See more details below

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2011 Reprint of 1916 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. This is a classic and profusely illustrated guide for those who wish to prepare and mount animals, birds, fish, reptiles, etc., for home, den, or office decoration. Includes a history of the art, as well as a description of materials requited, formulas, panels, shields, mounts, skinning, tanning, cleaning and poisoning skins. Also includes chapters on mounting small animals and large ones, as well as mounting heads, fish, reptiles, frogs, toads, skulls, etc. Over one-hundred illustrations describe the techniques discussed in the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781614271680
Publisher:
Martino Fine Books
Publication date:
09/07/2011
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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