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The Handy Natural History

J. G. Wood

The Religious Tract Society 1886

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Good  | 

Pleasing quarter leather binding of Wood's accessible guide to the Animal Kingdom. Arranged by species, Wood describes the behavior and physiology of the animals in a narrative but scientifically learned style. With charming b/w illustrations plus diagrams of organs and skeletons etc. Squarish 8vo. Marbled boards with matching marbling to endpapers and page edges. Rubbing and wear to extremities and spine. Scratching and marking to leather. Contents clean and prim, binding sound. Good+

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