Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Creator

  • Author: Menger, R.
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Guessaz & Ferlet Company
    Place of Publication: San Antonio, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1913

Language

  • English
  • Spanish

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 323 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Animals -- Texas -- San Antonio.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Insects -- Texas -- San Antonio.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Wildlife
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Plants
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Sports and Recreation - Hunting
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Sports and Recreation - Fishing
  • Keyword: insects
  • Keyword: reptiles
  • Keyword: animals
  • Keyword: cactus
  • Keyword: snakes
  • Keyword: spiders
  • Keyword: bats
  • Keyword: birds
  • Keyword: fish
  • Keyword: lizards
  • Keyword: deer
  • Keyword: halftone plates
  • Keyword: photographs
  • Keyword: engravings

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1913

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
    Code: UTHSC

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 1812783
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 44-44117

Note

  • Display 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.