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176 pages • 9.5 in x 11 in • Ideal for kids 8-12 years old

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A breathtaking visual encyclopedia of the world's most fascinating mammals

Featuring over 125 amazing mammals and hundreds of vintage zoological illustrations, Mammalia is the gorgeous guide to the mammal class (a.k.a. home to you and me!). Enchanting artwork from some of the world's most accomplished zoological artists adorns over 140 pages of facts, charts, and taxonomic trees. Written by Lindy Mattice, author of How to Speak Animal, this visual tome is as stunning as it is informative and a must-have vintage treasure. 

Just some of the book's many animals include:

  • American Bison
  • Astor Markhor
  • Bighorn Sheep
  • Black Wildebeest
  • Wild Water Buffalo
  • Alpine Ibex
  • Vampire Bat
  • Bismarck Masked Flying Fox
  • Moose
  • Reindeer
  • and more!
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We know life happens. Permanent marker, potty accidents—books can go through a lot! That's why we guarantee our books for life. If anything happens and you need a replacement copy, just email Nicholle at, and she'll get you a new copy pronto!

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  • Lindy Mattice

    Lindy has always had a deep love for animals. When she was just seven years old, her family joined a wildlife rehabilitation organization where Lindy spent countless hours caring for young, orphaned animals who were eventually released back into the wild. She also worked with a local group as a pet detective helping train dogs to search for lost pets. She was a member of the FFA (Future Farmers of America) organization where she competed on the horse judging team and showed sheep. Lindy received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture Science from Cal Poly. She currently resides in Bakersfield, California, with her husband and three children. She loves their family’s two dogs and cat and her weekly horseback riding lessons.

    Lindy Mattice 
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