Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Autobiography of Matthew Scott, Jumbo's keeper ...” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Autobiography of Matth...
 
by
Matthew Scott
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Autobiography of Matthew Scott, Jumbo's keeper ...

by
liked it 3.0  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Nook, 96 pages
Published by Trow's printing and bookbinding co., New York
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about Autobiography of Matthew Scott, Jumbo's keeper ...

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-3)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Debbie Zapata
Apr 29, 2015 Debbie Zapata rated it liked it
Shelves: pg
Matthew Scott was one of 17 children, born in 1834 on the estate of Knowsley in Lancashire, England, where both his parents had also been born. Knowsley belonged to Lord Derby, who kept a large menagerie. At age ten Matthew was put to work in the aviary. After five years he was switched over to being the keeper of deer and antelope, and he remained as their keeper until 1851 when he was sent to the London Zoo with a small herd of eland, which had been a death bequest to the zoo by the old earl.

M
...more
Steffan
Steffan rated it liked it
Oct 01, 2014
Melanie
Melanie marked it as to-read
Mar 30, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book