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JEN SHENG: THE ROOT OF LIFE

Prishvin, Mikhail [Mikhail Mikhailovich, 1873-1954]

Published by Andrew Melrose Ltd., London, 1936
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Live Oak Booksellers (Langley, WA, U.S.A.)

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English Version by George Walton and Philip Gibbons. Forword by Julian S. Huxey. 16mo. 157p. Illustrated with delightful black and white engravings as chapter headpieces signed WF (artist unknown). Green cloth with gilt letters on the spine and with a vignette in gilt on the front cover of a deer eating leaves from a shrub. Just hints of wear to extremities, cloth clean, gilt bright, all illusrations in fine condition, else near fine to fine with no internal markings. Gold foil dust jacket slightly shelfworn but very bright and with the top inch of the rear turn-in cut away. "A nature-book of unusual and rare quaility." [from the Foreword by Julian Huxley]. Bookseller Inventory # 006658

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Title: JEN SHENG: THE ROOT OF LIFE

Publisher: Andrew Melrose Ltd., London

Publication Date: 1936

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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