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Author: EDWARD STEP.
Title: "Animal Life of the British Isles. A Guide to the Mammals, Reptiles and Batrachians of Wayside and Woodland. [Illustrated by W.J. Stokoe]. !!!!!!!!!!!!. IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPER"
Description: "Warne, " "Sm. 8vo., Fifth Impression, with coloured frontispiece, 47 coloured plates, 63 plates in monochrome and illustrations of skeletons in the text, and photographic endpapers toned in sepia, half-title and rear free endpaper very lightly spotted; original series binding of brown leatherette, upper board and backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt and black, brown sprinkled edges, radial corners, a remarkably bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper, the latter chipped (without material loss) at two corners and head and tail of backstrip. First published in 1921. Of the entire W&W series, Step's 'Animal Life' is possibly the volume with the greatest variety of dustwrappers. This copy features the coloured plate of the Badger mounted on front panel. Nice copy of the W&W fifth impression, and very uncommon in this condition. See Marren, pp.154-156."
Keywords: "natural history, mammals, animal life, w&w, wayside and woodland, edward step"
Price: GBP 70.00 = appr. US$ 99.96 Seller: Island Books
- Book number: 18264
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