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Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom

£150.00

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Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom

Captain Thomas Brown

Archibald Fullarton & Co, Glasgow & Edinburgh; W Curry, Jun & Co, Dublin; Simpkin & Marshall, and Orr & Smith, London; 1834.

Hardback; 115 x 170 mm; half leather marbled boards, decorative spine with raised bands, titles in gold; xi & 923 pages. No illustrations. No dust jacket.

The book is in fair condition. The binding is sound though there is cracking along the endpaper gutters. The covers are worn and scuffed, and one panel of the spine has only the stamped impression of the author’s name. Bookplate on the front paste-down endpaper leaving a ghost image on the facing front free endpaper. Pencil annotation on the front free endpaper. Some tanning and foxing of the front and back matter.

“Containing illustrations of the character, habits, dispositions, and capabilities of quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, and forming an appropriate supplement to ‘Goldsmith’s Animated Nature.’”

Item details

Author(s):
Captain Thomas Brown
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
115 x 170 mm
Edition:
1834
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
923
Publisher:
Archibald Fullarton & Co, Glasgow & Edinburgh; W Curry, Jun & Co, Dublin; Simpkin & Marshall, and Orr & Smith
Title:
Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom

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About this item

Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom

Captain Thomas Brown

Archibald Fullarton & Co, Glasgow & Edinburgh; W Curry, Jun & Co, Dublin; Simpkin & Marshall, and Orr & Smith, London; 1834.

Hardback; 115 x 170 mm; half leather marbled boards, decorative spine with raised bands, titles in gold; xi & 923 pages. No illustrations. No dust jacket.

The book is in fair condition. The binding is sound though there is cracking along the endpaper gutters. The covers are worn and scuffed, and one panel of the spine has only the stamped impression of the author’s name. Bookplate on the front paste-down endpaper leaving a ghost image on the facing front free endpaper. Pencil annotation on the front free endpaper. Some tanning and foxing of the front and back matter.

“Containing illustrations of the character, habits, dispositions, and capabilities of quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, and forming an appropriate supplement to ‘Goldsmith’s Animated Nature.’”

Author(s):
Captain Thomas Brown
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
115 x 170 mm
Edition:
1834
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
923
Publisher:
Archibald Fullarton & Co, Glasgow & Edinburgh; W Curry, Jun & Co, Dublin; Simpkin & Marshall, and Orr & Smith
Title:
Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom

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