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Blue linen cloth coved boards. Spine titles in blue, front decorated with NYC skyline and Empire State Building. Top edge stained orange. Bindings square and tight, text clean. Endpages decorated with a map. Light shelf handling.
Dust jacket is price-clipped. Spine sun-darkened. Light wear to edges now in a protective Mylar sleeve. 428 pages. 8.75 inches tall.
Chapters Include: History; Geology; Geography and Climate; Fresh Water Wonders; An Ample Supply of Insects; About the Fish in Troubled Waters; Amphibians and Reptiles; Lowly Forms of Plant Life; An Endless Array of Flowers; Of Trees and Shrubs; Mammals within the City Gates; Sea Birds Shore Birds and Waterfowl; The Upland Birds; and The Four Seasons in the City; followed by Reference Books and an index.
Title: A Natural History of New York City.
A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within The Boundaries Of Greater New York.
Illustrator: Henry Bugbee Kane.
Edition: First Edition/First Printing.
Publisher: Boston:, Houghton Mifflin Company,: 1959.
Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 003763