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The wonders of animal ingenuity

COUPIN, H. & LEA, John

Published by Seeley and Co., London, 1911
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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Frontispiece plus 8 full-page illustrations. Full calf prize binding from Calne County School, 1914, gilt-decorated spine, gilt borders on covers, marbled edges; an excellent copy on thick paper. Second edition. The authors provide a fascinating narrative of the natural history of some very interesting creatures, including the trap-door spider, arctic foxes, marmots, mason bees, ants and several species of birds. The book-label notes that this copy was presented to Ivy Billett as a prize for general school work. Bookseller Inventory # 15948

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Title: The wonders of animal ingenuity

Publisher: Seeley and Co., London

Publication Date: 1911

Edition: SECOND EDITION.

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