Title Our Reptiles and Batrachians. A Plain and Easy Account of the Lizards, Snakes, Newts, Toads, Frogs and Tortoises Indigenous to Great Britain
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Thus
Publisher London W.H. Allen & Co., Limited 1893
Seller ID 004164
London: W.H. Allen & Co., Limited, 1893. The famous botanist Mordecai Cubitt Cooke (1825-1914) first published this study in 1865; this is a Very Good copy of the First Edition Thus (a "New and Revised Edition"), illustrated with many coloured lithographs and black-and-white drawings throughout. Dark green cloth binding, ruled on the covers, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; 200 pages, indexed, and with a 47-page publisher's catalogue with "Great Reductions" in the back. Bumped and rubbed at the margins. . First Thus. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.