Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Description:

This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.

Creator(s): Menger, R.
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1913  
Partner(s):
University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Guessaz & Ferlet Company
Place of Publication: San Antonio, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1913
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1913  
Description:

This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.

Note:

There is a handwritten note and signature by the author on the first page reading, "With Compliments to the Bexar County Medical Society, San Antonio, Texas, R. Menger, M. D."
Page 321 is skipped in the pagination of this book.

Physical Description:

323 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): insects | reptiles | animals | cactus | snakes | spiders | bats | birds | fish | lizards | deer | halftone plates | photographs | engravings
Partner:
University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 1812783 |
  • LCCN: 44-44117
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth143558
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text