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The Ostrich for the Defence

by HILE, William H

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About This Item

Boston: George H. Ellis, 1912. Bound in red cloth stamped in gold, black and white with a handome illustration of an ostrich on the front panel of the book. Three inserted plates. Even though this looks like a non-fiction book -- it is actually an African adventure novel (similar to Tarzan?). 324 pp. Quite scarce in this protected condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
010729
Title
The Ostrich for the Defence
Author
HILE, William H
Illustrator
Photo-Illustrated
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - VG+
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
George H. Ellis
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1912
Keywords
Adventure
Bookseller catalogs
Fantasy; Adventure; NYSHOW2007;

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