CREATURES OF THE SEA: Being the Life Stories of Some Sea Birds, Beasts And Fishes

By: Bullen, Frank T.

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430pp., 40 unpaginated, monochrome [dark blue] art-illustrated [Carreras] half-tone plates [including frontispiece] throughout. Book square, very mildly shaken. Gilt titles. Decorated, illustrated cloth nominally frayed on foredge corners, head and heel of backstrip. Flecks of insect damage, mainly on rear cover. No dustjacket. Rectangular piece [25%] of ffep. excised, random foxing specks throughout. 28 chapters, including: Intro., Autobiography of a sperm whale, Humpback, Right Whales, Rorquals, Walrus, Seals, Sharks, Turtles, Cuttle-fish/Squid, Chimaeras, Sea-serpents, Albacore, Bonito, Flying-fish, Dolphin, Mackeral, Cod, Barracouta, Albatross, Whale birds, Petrels, Boobies/Penguins, Frigate bird, Seaweed, Index, Unpaginated publisher's promotional section. Book weight approx. 810g.

Title: CREATURES OF THE SEA: Being the Life Stories of Some Sea Birds, Beasts And Fishes

Author Name: Bullen, Frank T.

Illustrator: Theo. Carreras

Categories: Natural History, Animals/Birds/Insects, Vintage and Antiquarian Books,

Edition: 2nd Impression

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1905

Binding: Original Decorated Cloth HB

Book Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 002224

Keywords: Natural History, Oceans, Seas, Fish, Sea Birds, Whales, Sea Creatures