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Wild Animals I Have Known

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Wild Animals I Have Known is an 1898 book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton. The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal fiction, Seton's first collection of short stories quickly became one of the most popular books of its day. "Lobo the King of Currumpaw", the first story in the collection, was based upon Seton's experience hunting wolves in the southwestern United States. It became a classic, setting the tone for his future works that would similarly depict animals—especially predators who were often demonized in literature—as compassionate, individualistic beings.

This edition published 1902. Cloth bound with gilt and black details.
Roughcut page edges. The binding has loosened in places, but is still intact Discolouration evident on page outer edges. Fading and some foldover evident on the spine

Text and illustrations clear

Item details

Author(s):
Ernest Seton-Thompson
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1902
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
356
Publisher:
David Nutt
Title:
Wild Animals I Have Known

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Wild Animals I Have Known is an 1898 book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton. The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal fiction, Seton's first collection of short stories quickly became one of the most popular books of its day. "Lobo the King of Currumpaw", the first story in the collection, was based upon Seton's experience hunting wolves in the southwestern United States. It became a classic, setting the tone for his future works that would similarly depict animals—especially predators who were often demonized in literature—as compassionate, individualistic beings.

This edition published 1902. Cloth bound with gilt and black details.
Roughcut page edges. The binding has loosened in places, but is still intact Discolouration evident on page outer edges. Fading and some foldover evident on the spine

Text and illustrations clear

Author(s):
Ernest Seton-Thompson
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1902
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
356
Publisher:
David Nutt
Title:
Wild Animals I Have Known

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