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THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year by Miller, Mary Rogers - 1929

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THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year by Miller, Mary Rogers - 1929

THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

by Miller, Mary Rogers

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Signed by the author on the title page. The first of two books written by Mary Farrand Rogers Miller (1868-1971), the American writer, naturalist, and educator. A graduate of Cornell University, she was married to noted landscape architect Wilhelm Tyler Miller, with whom she moved to Los Angeles in 1920. Later in life, after experience hearing loss, Miller became active in deaf education and advocacy. Octavo: 241 p. with 16 half-tones and numerous line engravings. Original green cloth binding, with a half-tone inset on the front panel and dark green titles. Just the faintest hint of foxing to a few prefatory leaves; else very good or better.
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  • Edition First Edition
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Publisher Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc
  • Place of Publication Garden City, New York
  • Date Published 1929
  • Keywords Natural History, Nature Writing, Naturalists, Women Writers, Americana

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New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1904. Book. Good+. Hardcover. Reprint. A nice reader's copy with some edge-wear to boards. Light fraying to lower edge of front boards. Spine lightly rubbed. First sixteen pages corner creased..
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The brook book;: A first acquaintance with the brook and its inhabitants through the changing year Miller, Mary Farrand Rogers

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Good. New York, 1902; green cloth covered boards; no dust jacket; some bumping at corners of cover; edge wear, particularly at edges of back strip; toning on back strip and around edges of cover; some denting on cover; book plate on pastedown front endpaper; writing on free front endpaper; Interior clean and unmarked; 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall; 240 pages.
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The Brook Book

by Mary Rogers Miller

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William Heinemann Ltd, 1903. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1903. No Edition Remarks. 241 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering. The Dainty Nature Series. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages and plates are lightly tanned and foxed throughout. Cracking to hinges with exposed binding, causing boards to be slightly loose. Minor pencil inscription to front pastedown. Binding is shaky. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Moderate tanning to spine and edges. Light scuffing and rubbed dark marking to surfaces.
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The Brook Book; a First Acquaintance With the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

by Mary Rogers Miller

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This is a richly illustrated nature book, "THE BROOK BOOK ~ A First Acquaintance with the Brook and its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year" by Mary Rogers Miller. 1902 1st edition; Doubleday, Page & Company; New York. Nicely illustrated with full-page photographs and drawings throughout. Contents include Beech Woods in May; A Living Carpet; Slough Creek and Meadow Brook; An Insect Law-Breaker; Concerning Dragons and Damsels; The Ant-Lion; May-Flies in Fall Brook; The May-Fly's Molting; Web-Spinner at Work; The Triangle Spider; Water-Scorpion and Giant Water-Bug; How Insects Breathe; Brookside Willows; The Hermit Thrush; A Winter Walk; Skunk Cabbage; A Rainy Day...and more.Condition:Small, light stain below the title on the front cover; small, thin stain line below the illustration on the front cover. Sharp cover corners. Small cloth tears at the top and bottom edges of the spine. Tight binding with no cracks and no loose pages. Nice interior - the pages are clean with no notable issues found. There… Read More
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The Brook Book; a First Acquaintance With the Brook and its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

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Published by Wm. Heinemann, London, 1903, 1st edition. ""The Dainty Nature Series"". Green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine and front board, no dustwrapper. 8.5ins x 6.5ins, xvi, 241pp plus frontis and 15pp plates. Also many line drawings within the text. Top corner of index pages torn off - text not affected. Front endpapers replaced. Spine darkened, gilt lettering faint. Contents VG, exterior G.
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The Brook Book; a First Acquaintance With the Brook and its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

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