July 27, 2010

Skeleton of the Boa Constrictor


I don't particularly want a pet boa, but if I could have a pet skeleton boa, I'd probably go for it.

English cyclopaedia, a new dictionary of universal knowledge, natural history vol. 1
1854
from Old Book Illustrations Blog, who got it from archive.org

4 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

I wonder if Pam's snake is still alive. If not, maybe she would give you the skeleton.

downtown guy said...

No, I want a LIVING skeleton. I would name it Bony McGee.

May said...

Oh great. Just what you need- one more thing made to bite.

downtown guy said...

Maybe I'll name him Chompy instead.