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File AvailableRaffles, T.S. 1822 Descriptive catalogue of a zoological collection, made on account of the Honourable East India Company, in the island of Sumatra and its vicinity, with additional notices illustrative of the natural history of these countries. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 13: 239-274
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Sumatran Rhino
They are not bold and one of the largest size has been seen to run away from a single wild dog.
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File AvailableRaffles, T.S. 1822 Descriptive catalogue of a zoological collection, made on account of the Honourable East India Company, in the island of Sumatra and its vicinity, with additional notices illustrative of the natural history of these countries. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 13: 239-274
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Tennu. There is, however, another animal in the forests of Sumatra never yet noticed, which in size and character nearly resembles the rhinoceros, and what is said to have a single horn. This animal is distinguished by having a narrow whitish belt encircling the body, and is known to the native...
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File AvailableHome, E. 1821 An account of the skeletons of the dugong, two-horned rhinoceros, and tapir of Sumatra, sent to England by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, Governor of Bencoolen. London Journal of Arts and Sciences 2: 466-468
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File AvailableMarsden, W. 1811 The history of Sumatra, containing an account of the Government, laws, customs, and manners of the native inhabitants, with a description of the natural productions, and a relation of the ancient political state of that island, 3rd ed. London, Printed for the author, by J. McCreery, Black Horse Court, pp. i-viii, 1-479, 1-8
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Sumatran Rhino
I do not know anything to warrant the stories told of the mutual antipathy, and the desperate encounters of these two enormous beasts.
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File AvailableBell, W. 1795 Extracts of his paper on the Sumatran Rhinoceros. Annual Register 1793: 292-293
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File AvailableBell, W. 1793 Description of the double horned rhinoceros of Sumatra. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 83 (pt 1): 3-6, pls. 2-4
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[Text of the description of the Sumatran rhinoceros]
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Read January 10, 1793

The animal herein described was shot, with a leaden ball from a musket, about ten miles from fort Marlborough. I saw it the day after; it was then not in the least putrid, and i put it into the position f...
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File AvailableBeeckman, D. 1718 A voyage to and from the island of Borneo, in the East Indies. With a description of the said island: giving an account of the inhabitants, their manners, customs, relion, product, chief ports, and trade. Together with the re-establishment of the English trade there, An. 1714, after our Factory had been destroyed by the Banjareens some years before. London, T. Warner, pp. i-xiv, 1-205
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Sumatran Rhino
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File AvailableVogel, J.W. 1690 Diarium oder Journal seiner gethanen Reise aus Teutschland nach Holland u. Ost-Indien. Worbey angefüget eine kurze und warhaffte Beschreibung der vornemsten Ost-Indianischen Königreiche u. Oerter, derselben Gewächse, Manieren, Sitten, Glauben, Kleidertrachten, Münz, Maaß, Gewihct &c., theils aus eigener Erfahrung, theils aber aus vielen mit vornehmen Gedienten in India geführten Discursen aufgezeichnet und jetzo auf etlicher guten Freunde Ansuchen zum Druck gegeben. Franckfurth und Leipzig, zu finden bey Friedrich Groschuff, pp. i-iv, 1-275
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