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The bear pit - Zoological Gardens: 1872

Gustave Doré

The bear pit - Zoological Gardens: 1872
4 0 c m
actual image size: 19cm x 32cm

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Illustration of the bear pit at the Zoological Gardens, Regent's Park, from 'London: a pilgrimage' by Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 1872. The Zoological Society of London was founded by Stamford Raffles in 1826 and London Zoo opened two years' later.

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1872 AD - 1872 AD
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