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natural history of the gorilla

A. F. Dixson

natural history of the gorilla

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gorilla.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.F. Dixson ; with a foreword by R.D. Martin.
    SeriesThe World naturalist
    ContributionsMartin, R. D. 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P96 D59 1981b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 202 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3823035M
    ISBN 100297778951
    LC Control Number81132971


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