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A Naturalist on the Amazons

£70.00

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A Naturalist on the River Amazons, subtitled A Record of the Adventures, Habits of Animals, Sketches of Brazilian and Indian Life, and Aspects of Nature under the Equator, during Eleven Years of Travel, is an 1863 book by the British naturalist Henry Walter Bates about his expedition to the Amazon basin.

This fourth edition abridged and edited for schools copy is hardback with no dust jacket. It contains eighty black and white photographic illustrations, black and white frontispiece. The cover is marked, there is shelf wearing and the spine is sun faded and cocked. The FEP are age coloured and there is foxing to some of the pages. The 182 pages are crisp, clean and well bound in a 4.5" x 6.75" cloth binding.

Item details

Author(s):
H. W. Bates
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4.5" x 6.75"
Edition:
Fourth edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
182
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
A Naturalist on the Amazons

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A Naturalist on the River Amazons, subtitled A Record of the Adventures, Habits of Animals, Sketches of Brazilian and Indian Life, and Aspects of Nature under the Equator, during Eleven Years of Travel, is an 1863 book by the British naturalist Henry Walter Bates about his expedition to the Amazon basin.

This fourth edition abridged and edited for schools copy is hardback with no dust jacket. It contains eighty black and white photographic illustrations, black and white frontispiece. The cover is marked, there is shelf wearing and the spine is sun faded and cocked. The FEP are age coloured and there is foxing to some of the pages. The 182 pages are crisp, clean and well bound in a 4.5" x 6.75" cloth binding.

Author(s):
H. W. Bates
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4.5" x 6.75"
Edition:
Fourth edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
182
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
A Naturalist on the Amazons

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