Animals in Motion


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Animals in Motion by Eadweard Muybridge edited by Lewis S Brown dept of art and exhibition, american museum of natural history. Animals in motion was first published in 1899 but the original version was a huge undertaking of 781 plates which when published in 1887 cost $500, you can only wonder what else you could have bought with $500 in 1887.So back to 1957 this volume, scarce in its own right covers, Horses all gaits, in harness and ridden, Mules, Ass, Ox, Sow, Goat, Camel, Guanaco, Elephant, Dog, Cat, Lion, Tiger, Jaguar, Raccoon, Capybara, Baboon, Sloth, Deer, Elk, Gazelle, Eland, Gnu, Oryx, Bison, Kangaroo, Pigeon, Cockatoo, Hawk, Vulture, Eagle, Adjutant, Ostrich. The section on HORSES is the most comprehensive and is a large part of the book, The book is in vg condition it does NOT have a dust jacket, 11″ x 8″, the pages are not numbered but the book is an inch thick or 3 cm_x000d_