The POPULATION Of An OLD PEAR - TREE; or, Stories of Insect Life. From the French of E. Van Bruyssel. Edited by the Author of "The Heir of Redclyffe."

Van Bruyssel, E[rnest. 1827 - 1914]. [Yonge, Charlotte M. 1823 - 1901]. Becker, Léon [1826 - 1909] - Illustrator

Published by MacMillan and Co, New York, 1870
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viii, 221, [5] pp. Numerous illustrations by Becker. 7-3/8" x 4-3/4" Factual information in a fictional setting, intended for the juvenile audience. Professionally recased. A VG+ copy. Original publisher's green cloth binding with gilt stamping, including vignette of dancing insects to front board. Bevelled edges 1st edition. Presentation copy, "With the Publisher's compts". Bookseller Inventory # 35981

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Title: The POPULATION Of An OLD PEAR - TREE; or, ...

Publisher: MacMillan and Co, New York

Publication Date: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

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