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The Resource Tales of animals : comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, by Peter Parley

Tales of animals : comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, by Peter Parley

Label
Tales of animals : comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects
Title
Tales of animals
Title remainder
comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects
Statement of responsibility
by Peter Parley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales of animals : comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, by Peter Parley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title vignette, illustrations
  • Frontispiece included in pagination
  • "The publisher's advertisement to the English edition": p. [v-vi]
  • "Preface to the American edition", typesigned "Peter Parley": p. [vii]-viii
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] p. at end
  • Includes index
  • Cf. Goodrich, S.G. Recollections of a lifetime, v. 2, p. 540
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4505
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Second edition, with numerous engravings on wood.
Extent
viii, 334, [1] p.
Note
  • Half red calf and red morocco grain cloth over boards, tooled in blind; spine tooled in gold; black leather label on spine.
  • Guardsheet for frontispiece wanting; stub remains.
  • Original upper and lower free endpapers wanting? Stubs remain.
  • Inscriptions in ink and pencil on upper free endpaper.
  • Annotation in pencil on recto of upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
ill. (wood-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32456636
  • ucoclc32456636
Label
Tales of animals : comprising quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects, by Peter Parley
Publication
Note
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title vignette, illustrations
  • Frontispiece included in pagination
  • "The publisher's advertisement to the English edition": p. [v-vi]
  • "Preface to the American edition", typesigned "Peter Parley": p. [vii]-viii
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] p. at end
  • Includes index
  • Cf. Goodrich, S.G. Recollections of a lifetime, v. 2, p. 540
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4505
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Second edition, with numerous engravings on wood.
Extent
viii, 334, [1] p.
Note
  • Half red calf and red morocco grain cloth over boards, tooled in blind; spine tooled in gold; black leather label on spine.
  • Guardsheet for frontispiece wanting; stub remains.
  • Original upper and lower free endpapers wanting? Stubs remain.
  • Inscriptions in ink and pencil on upper free endpaper.
  • Annotation in pencil on recto of upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
ill. (wood-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32456636
  • ucoclc32456636

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