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Young People's Natural History: A Popular Story of Animals, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes and Insects, Describing Their Structure, Habitats, Instincts...

Young People's Natural History: A Popular Story Of Animals, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes And Insects, Describing Their Structure, Habitats, Instincts...

by Johnson, Isaac Thorne (ed.)/Wood, Theodore/Schieren, Henry (1900)

Description: Presumed first edition as I can find no other earlier copies. Wear to mustard yellow, cloth-covered boards but mostly confined to extremities. Scuffing commensurate with age to surfaces. Beautiful colour pastedown of a lion and cub has just a tiny amount of rubbing to its edges. "Embellished with Five Beautiful Colour Plates, Thirty-two Full Page Half-Tones, and more than One Hundred and Fifty other Illustrations." All plates are present. Some finger smudges to page margins. . Published by Scull 1900 Very Good Condition. In our Anderson Mill store. Item Format: Hardback

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Date: 1900
  • Listing Date: 06/12/2019
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