THE WILD BEASTS BIRDS AND REPTILES OF THE WORLD. The Story of Their Capture.

Barnum, P.T.

Published by The Werner Company, 1894
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Large, thick 8vo. Illustrated covers rubbed, scuffed, and bit worn edges. Front hinge crack. Contents mostly clean and good. Adventures of captures of wild animals for Barnum's exhibits. Bookseller Inventory # 008211

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Title: THE WILD BEASTS BIRDS AND REPTILES OF THE ...
Publisher: The Werner Company
Publication Date: 1894
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: Illus. b/w
Book Condition: Good
Edition: Edition of 1894

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Book Description R. S. Peale Company, 1890. Hardcover. Reading copy. Repairs were made with; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall Good cloth tape to entire length of top and bottom edges. Front board had been bent (sl bow) , rear and spine covering have deformities, raised patches , maybe from moisture. Child pencil scribbles on last page and partially erased ones on front end papers. Pages have occ spots soiling, edgewear or nicks. Shipping may be extra due to 5lb weight. Bookseller Inventory # 11145

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Book Description Fredonia Books (NL), United States, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 235 x 190 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. A beautifully illustrated volume depicting adventures and travels around the world gathering wildlife for zoos and circus. P. T. Barnum was America s greatest showman. This is a fascinating volume which in the back has a section on animal behavior. A highly regarded book of its day originally aimed at young adults when it was published in 1888. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781589639584

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Book Description RareBooksClub. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 156 pages. Dimensions: 9.7in. x 7.4in. x 0.3in.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 Excerpt: . . . could by no means feel certain the fright would last. The beast, still muttering, trotted several steps, looking back in the gloom, as if he expected pursuit. Had Dick known it, or rather had he possessed the light to guide him, he could have completed his work by dashing after the lion, swinging and swirling the canvas, and uttering frightful cries. The beast would have fled at the top of his speed, and never halted till a long way off. But the youth could see nothing of his foe, so long as the Egyptian darkness lasted; and the latter, finding he was not pursued, regained enough courage to stop a short distance, and peering back, as well as his species can in the gloom, he must have wondered that he was spared by the monster. wandered out of sight of the camp of his friends. He scanned every point of the compass, but in no direction could he catch so much as a glimmer of a light. Possibly some inkling of the truth entered his thick head, for he not only remained motionless several minutes, but turned about to renew his attack. Instead of approaching, however, in a straight line, he circled over the plain, so as to get to the rear of his intended victim--an act that is in accord with the sneaking nature of the king of beasts. Fortunately, Dick was not unmindful of this peculiar peril, and was guarding, as best he could, against it. The beast emitted no growl, but the lightning, which had done the youth more than one good turn that evening, favored the lad again, by showing his enemy in the very act of flanking him. for the animal that was so anxious to dine upon him. That was altogether more than the lion wanted, and away he scampered. It was out of Dicks power to learn whither the beast went, but he kept up his pursuit, knowing it was the wisest thing to. . . This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781130730708

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