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The Animal Kingdom: The Strange and Wonderful Ways of Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes and Insects. A New and Authentic Natural History of the Wildlife of the World. [In Three Volumes] by  and John C. Pallister  James W. Atz - First Edition - 1954 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Animal Kingdom: The Strange and Wonderful Ways of Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes and Insects. A New and Authentic Natural History of the Wildlife of the World. [In Three Volumes]

by DRIMMER, Federick, edited by. George G. Goodwin, Charles M. Bogert, Dean Amadon, E. Thomas Gilliard, Christopher W. Coates, James W. Atz, and John C. Pallister

Condition: Very Good


New York: Garden City Books / Doubleday / Greystone Press / Hawthorn Books, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, volumes two and three later printings bound in a lighter shade of red than volume one. Three volume set. Red cloth stamped in gilt. Spines faded, a very good set lacking the dustwrappers and slipcase. Mammals, Birds, Amphibians, Reptiles, Fishes, Invertebrates, Index.
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  • Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 397096
  • Title: The Animal Kingdom: The Strange and Wonderful Ways of Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes and Insects. A New and Authentic Natural History of the Wildlife of the World. [In Three Volumes]
  • Author: DRIMMER, Federick, edited by. George G. Goodwin, Charles M. Bogert, Dean Amadon, E. Thomas Gilliard, Christopher W. Coates, James W. Atz, and John C. Pallister
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Garden City Books / Doubleday / Greystone Press / Hawthorn Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1954
  • Keywords: Nature, Science, DecorativeCloth
  • Bookseller catalogs: Animals;

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