Very good. Publisher: S. E. Lowe, Inc. Date of Publication: 1943Binding: Cloth and PictorialEdition: Wartime EditionCondition: Very Good/FairDescription: 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall Hardcover Book is very clean with some yellowing of pages. Jacket has piece missing at top of spine and at bottom of spine. Jacket is in mylar. Each plant and animal described has drawing.
Very good in fair dust jacket. Pages clean and tight; minimal age yellowing. DJ whole with mending and frayed along edges with some loss at top of spine; pen mark rear cover. 211 p. illus. (part col. ) 28 cm. This is a great vintage book filled with b/w pen drawings and color illustrations along with short descriptions of familiar fish, insects, flowers, birds, trees, animals. Excellent introduction for a curious intelligent child.
4to. 211 pp. Color section pages, b/w illustrations in text by Samuel Nisenson, illustrated paper-covered boards/green cloth. Spine ends/few spots frayed, paper worn thru cover corners, margins slightly tanning, good+, contents very good; no dust jacket.
Very Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. Previous owner's name tag on end paper, pages are otherwise clean, crisp and unmarked. Binding is tight, Hinges strong. Dust Jacket is worn on edges and creased. Dust jacket protected in mylar sleeve.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Nisenson, Samuel. Good+ No Jacket. Sm4to from 9" to 11" 211 pp, quarterbound w/green cloth covered spine w/black lettering, color illustrated paper covered boards w/black-red lettering, blu color illustrated endpapers. The editors of this volume included the more familiar birds, animals, fish, reptiles, insects, flowers and plants and described them accurately and thoroughly and the artist's illustrations are clear and graphic, so that the reader could easily study and identify them. worn on the corners and rubbed on the edges, worn at top & bottom of the spine, prev owner's bookplate w/name on the FPD & prev owner wrote as gift on the half title page.
Fair/No Jacket. Previous owner's name, nameplate, and gift inscription present on half-title page and fly-leaf. Front hinge is cracked, webbing not visible, pages are tanned. Spine is cocked, bumping/chipping on covers. Fair condition. Moderate to heavy shelf wear or edge wear on covers and spine. Books in Fair condition most likely will have markings or highlights on pages or binding.
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