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117391
BURGESS, Thornton W.

The Burgess Seashore Book for Children....

With illustrations by W. H. Southwick and George Sutton.

Availability: In stock

Published: Boston Little, Brown, and Company, 1929

Stock Code: 117391

£225
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition, first printing, the fourth in the Burgess Books for Children series. A richly illustrated natural history book, it tells the story of a meadow mouse meeting animals that live by the shore, accompanied by detailed illustrations with the scientific names of the animals encountered.

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Description

Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front cover green and gilt, pictorial label with illustration to front cover.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece and 47 plates.

Condition

Bookseller's ticket to foot of first free endpaper. Light bumps to spine ends, small mark to fore edge; an excellent copy.

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