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From Laurel Hill to Siler's Bog: The Walking Adventures of a Naturalist

by John K. Terres; Illustrations by Charles L. Ripper

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 227 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, but light fading to the cloth at the margins and small dampstain stains at the top and bottom of the spine; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good lightly edge worn dust jacket with original price.
  • Bookseller: Avenue Victor Hugo Bookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 43815
  • Title: From Laurel Hill to Siler's Bog: The Walking Adventures of a Naturalist
  • Author: John K. Terres; Illustrations by Charles L. Ripper
  • Format/binding:Hardcover--cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good/Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 1969
  • Bookseller catalogs: Nature;


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