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Animal Autobiographies: The Dog by G. E. Mitton a - Hardcover - 1904 - from The World of Rare Books and

Animal Autobiographies: The Dog

by G. E. Mitton a

Condition: Acceptable

A & C Black, 1904. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1904. 208 pages. No dust jacket. Pictorial blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Cracked hinge to endpapers, binding remains firm. One loose plate. Moderate tanning and thumbing to pages and plates throughout. Repeated water staining to top page edge throughout. Heavy discolouration from water damage to boards, particularly edges and spine. Rub wear to spine and edges, bumped corners exposing boards. Light fraying and creasing to top and bottom of spine.
  • Bookseller: The World of Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1490304796NAT
  • Title: Animal Autobiographies: The Dog
  • Author: G. E. Mitton a
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Acceptable
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: A & C Black
  • Date published: 1904


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