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The Practical Rabbit Keeper by Cuniculus - Hardcover - from E C Books and

The Practical Rabbit Keeper

by Cuniculus

Condition: Very Good/N

London, Paris, New York and Melbourne: Cassell and Company, Limited A very good copy in the original decorative cloth binding with double page frontispiece, 3 further double page plates and 2 single plates. Numerous illustrations in the text. A very scarce work. Undated but probably 1890's. The binding, which has a gilt lop-eared rabbit on the front board and gilt titles to spine is in very good clean condition. There are a couple of small patches of cloth wear on the spine joints, a small lighter area on the back board and light wear to corners. The original endpapers are present - there is a signature 'Florence 16.9.10' to the fep. Contents very clean with light foxing in places (endpapers and margins). With 16 page publisher's catalogue at the rear. A very nice copy.
  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 032316
  • Title: The Practical Rabbit Keeper
  • Author: Cuniculus
  • Format/binding: Decorative Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: N
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cassell and Company, Limited
  • Place: London, Paris, New York and Melbourne
  • Keywords: cuniculus; rabbits; rabbit breeding; domestic rabbit; victorian rabbit-keeping
  • Bookseller catalogs: NATURAL HISTORY;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall



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