Description: (lot of 7) Books: (1) "Mammals of Amazonia", Volume 1, General Introduction and Primates" Eladio da Cruz Lima, Rio de Janeiro, 1945, rebound, 42 color plates, library seal of James H. Dolan at title page; (1) Historia Natural Ediar", Angel Cabrera, Jose Yepes, Buenos Aires, 1940, color illustrations, 370 pages; (1) , "Horned Ruminants of North America", Childs Frick, The American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1937, rebound, illustrated, 669 pages; (1) "The Distribution of Bird Life in Colombia, J.A. Allenm, American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1917, illustrated, 729 pages; (1) "Birds of an Indian Garden", T. Bainbrigge Fletcher, C.M. Inglis, Thacker, Spink & Co., Calcutta, 1925, 30 color plates, gilt cover lettering, 161 pages; (1) "Extinct Animals", E. Ray Lankester, Henry Holt & Company, New York, 1906, ex library, 218 illustrations, gilt cover lettering, 331 pages; (1) "Extinct and Vanishing Mammals of the Old World", Frances Harper, Special Publication No. 12, American Committee for International Wild Life Protection, New York, Lord Baltimore Press, 1945, rebound, 850 pages, largest: 14.75"h, 1.75"d, total 26lbs **Provenance: From the estate of James Dolan Jr. (1937-2017), Director of Collections at the San Diego Zoo until 2002** Start Price: $150.00
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