The Book of Unnatural History of BIrds, Beasts, Fishes, &c. fro Young and Old - Their Habits - Their Histories - Their Raison D'Être

By: IGGS

Price: NZ$101.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Boards grubby, stained and rubbed. Internally with moderate fingermarks and scattered spots of foxing. Staining to half-title page. No signatures. Hinges weak, with splitting to upper 2" at rear hinge. ; Pages unnumbered. Green buckram cloth boards. White linen title label with gilt lettering and border on front board. Page dimensions: 280 x 224mm. 24 rhyming poems about animals. Each animal accompanied with a tipped-in illustration. The poems have punning titles, e.g. "The Gore-illa" (gorilla), "The Rain-dear" (reindeer), "The Spied-her" (spider), "The Golf Lynx" (lynx).

Title: The Book of Unnatural History of BIrds, Beasts, Fishes, &c. fro Young and Old - Their Habits - Their Histories - Their Raison D'Être

Author Name: IGGS

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Gale & Polden: [1913]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20130