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A white bear (Polar bear) standing on an ice floe. Coloured wood engraving by J. W. Whimper.

  • Whymper, Josiah Wood, 1813-1903.
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London : Publ. under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Bread Street Hill, [London] : R. Clay)

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1 print : wood engraving, with watercolour ; sheet 33.8 x 27.3 cm

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The white bear. Ursus maritimus.

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Wellcome Library no. 40298i

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