195 illustrations of mammals including: dauw, deer, degu, desman, dhole, dingo, dog, dolphin, donkey, duckbill, dugong, eland, elephant, elk, and equitoon

The head of an African Elephant.

African Elephant

The head of an African Elephant.

Elephants native to the continent of Africa.

African Elephant

Elephants native to the continent of Africa.

The African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana), the larger species of Loxodonta, is sometimes referred to as simply the African Elephant.

African Elephant

The African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana), the larger species of Loxodonta, is sometimes referred…

"This elephant differs from the African species, not only in size and in the characters of the teeth and skull, but also in the comparative smallness of the ears, the paler brown color of the skin, and in having four nails on the hind feet instead of three" — S. G. Goodrich, 1885

Asiatic Elephant

"This elephant differs from the African species, not only in size and in the characters of the teeth…

Elephants native to the continent of Asia.

Asiatic Elephant

Elephants native to the continent of Asia.

One of the two or three living species of elephant. It is smaller than its african relatives, and the easiest way to distinguish the two is the smaller ears of the Asian Elephant.

Indian Elephant

One of the two or three living species of elephant. It is smaller than its african relatives, and the…

The head of an Indian Elephant.

Indian Elephant

The head of an Indian Elephant.

The elephant is the largest living land animal and is distinguished by its large ears and long trunk.

Indian Elephant

The elephant is the largest living land animal and is distinguished by its large ears and long trunk.

The Indian Elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is an Asian elephant, the largest living land animal in Asia.

Indian Elephant

The Indian Elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is an Asian elephant, the largest living land animal in…

A famous large African Bush Elephant used in the P. T. Barnum circus.

Jumbo

A famous large African Bush Elephant used in the P. T. Barnum circus.

An illustration of an elk; Cervus canadensis.

Elk

An illustration of an elk; Cervus canadensis.

"is a large and noble species, resembling the red deer of europe; is has tall, round, branching horns, some times six feet high; the color is yellowish brown; hte tail short, the form stately, the air maestic. its length is seven to eight feet, its height four and a half to five. Its horns are shed in February or March." — S. G. Goodrich, 1885

American Elk

"is a large and noble species, resembling the red deer of europe; is has tall, round, branching horns,…

"Is of a pale brown color, lives in small herds on the Gambia, and resembles the gazelles." — S. G. Goodrich, 1885

Equitoon

"Is of a pale brown color, lives in small herds on the Gambia, and resembles the gazelles." —…

The ermine (Mustela erminea) is a small mammal in the Mustelidae family of weasels.

Ermine

The ermine (Mustela erminea) is a small mammal in the Mustelidae family of weasels.

"The single species of this genus, <em>E. Goudotti</em>, is of a slender form, about a foot in length, low on its legs, digitigrade, with a tail half hte length of the body. Its color is a brownish fawn; its fur thick and woolly. Its teeth indicate an insectivorous tendency. It is found in Madagascar." &mdash;Goodrich, 1885

Euplere

"The single species of this genus, E. Goudotti, is of a slender form, about a foot in length,…