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By Matthäus Merian (the Younger), Carol Belanger Grafton

Unusual and inventive illustrations, conscientiously prepared into four significant divisions — quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and bugs — contain real looking and fanciful depictions of just about each actual animal, plus such fable creatures as unicorns, dragons, and basilisks. quintessential quantity of royalty-free photos for instant use by means of advertisement and picture artists.

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