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Life Story of a Black Bear, The. by  H. Perry Robinson - Hardcover - 1923 - from Bensons Antiquarian Books and

Life Story of a Black Bear, The.

by Robinson, H. Perry

Condition: Good

London: A & C Black, 1923. Bound in pale brown cloth with black titling and black and brown decoration. An attractive cover with pictorial spine and front cover, depicting a bear and woodland animals. In good+ condition. Minor rubbing and marking to covers, page edges are dusty. Inscription and a couple of stamps on front end papers, rear free end paper is missing. Pen markings on title page, a few minor markings elsewhere internally, generally clean. Hinges are weak, binding is shaky but secure. 204 pages.. Cloth. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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