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Young Folks' Pictures and Stories of Animals: Bees, Butterflies, and Other Insects by  Mrs. Sanborn Tenney - Hardcover - 1886 - from Knickerbocker Books (SKU: 005646)

Young Folks' Pictures and Stories of Animals: Bees, Butterflies, and Other Insects

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Young Folks' Pictures and Stories of Animals: Bees, Butterflies, and Other Insects

by Tenney, Mrs. Sanborn

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  • Hardcover
Condition
Near Fine/No Jacket
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About This Item

Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1886. 1886 Printing (first was 1868). NEAR FINE. A beautiful copy - clean, totally unmarked and firmly bound. Pages fine, unblemished. Hardcover is of light gray paper over boards, printed in black, with dark brown-black cloth spine. Cover is clean and square with only slight edge rubbing. Hinges and binding firm, intact and straight. Bees, moths, butterflies, beetles, cockroaches, cicadas, locusts, may-flies, spiders, crabs, lobsters, worms and more. Beautifully illustrated with 124 delicately rendered black and white wood engravings. A wonderful survivor! 5 x 7"; 150 pages plus 8 pages of publisher ads at rear.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

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Bookseller
Knickerbocker Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
005646
Title
Young Folks' Pictures and Stories of Animals: Bees, Butterflies, and Other Insects
Author
Tenney, Mrs. Sanborn
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Lee and Shepard
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1886
Bookseller catalogs
Natural History & Science; Children's & Illustrated;

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