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rose-tinted menagerie

Johnson, William

rose-tinted menagerie

by Johnson, William

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Published by Heretic Books, Distributed in North America by Inland Book Co. in London, East Haven, CT, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal welfare.,
  • Zoo animals -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Circus animals -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Captive wild animals -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Wild animal collecting -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-331).

    StatementWilliam Johnson ; introduction by Desmond Morris ; preface by Sadruddin Aga Khan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination335 p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18666980M
    ISBN 100946097283

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