The Geography of Mammals (Classic Reprint)

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The first seven chapters of this volume were written by my son, Mr. W. L. Sclater, and published in The Geographical Journal (1894 They are now reprinted here, with some slight alterations, by the kind permission of the Council of the Royal Geographical Society. The eighth chapter, on Marine Mammals, was read by me as a paper at a meeting of the Zoological Society of London on March 16, 1897, and was subsequently pub lished in the Society's Proceedings. It is re produced here, with slight alterations, by the kind permission of that Society. The remaining chapters of this volume, in which the distribution of Mam mals is treated of systematically, have been pre pared by me specially for the present work.

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