Punch,  34 (1858), [iii].

Recreations in Natural History



Regular Feature, Notes, Drollery


Ornithology, Animal Behaviour, Extinction, Zoological Gardens, Representation

    Reporting the reintroduction of the dodo into England, describes the habitat and eating habits of the animal, and notes that it supports the accuracy of John Savery's drawing of the animal in the Ashmolean Museum. Explains how David W Mitchell will help the animal to continue its strange eating habits in the Zoological Gardens.

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