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Figuring animals

essays on animal images in art, literature, philosophy, and popular culture

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-animal relationships,
  • Animals in art,
  • Animals in literature,
  • Animals (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by Mary S. Pollock and Catherine Rainwater
    ContributionsPollock, Mary Sanders, 1948-, Rainwater, Catherine, 1953-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL85 .F54 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 292 p. ;
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17145586M
    ISBN 101403965129
    LC Control Number2004040562

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