Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. (UK) First Edition No markings, solid VG in clipped VG-Dj with some minor edge faults. Tan bds, 160pp, index. B&W line drawings. This book tells of Durrell's visit to the island of Mauritius. (1.5 JM FO 5/2.
Mortelmans, Edward. Very Good- in Good- jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. HB, brown boards in pictorial DJ, 179pp. Unclipped DJ has heavy rubbing, creasing & chipping to edges, tears to top edge, now protected. Book has light rubbing to edges of covers, a slight forward lean to spine, inside has light tanning to page edges, PO name to ffep, else square, clean & tight. The author gives a rollicking account of his expeditions to help preserve the unique & endangered species on Mauritius.
Mortelmans, Edward. Very Good+ in Very Good jacket. First edition, octavo hardback, 160pp. In Very Good+ condition with dark orange cloth and gilt lettering on spine. Illustrations throughout. Dust jacket in Very Good condition (price clipped). No inscriptions.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 000211576X 160pp. 1977. First edition. 8vo. A very good, clean, tight copy in like jacket. Numerous line drawings throughout illustrate the text. Gilt embossed lettering to the spine. A former owner's ink name and date to the head of the front endpaper. A light bump to the tail of the spine and to the upper front board corner. Some light spotting to the upper fore-edge. The jacket has been price-clipped-there is some light rubbing to both the head and tail of the spine of the jacket; it also has several closed nicks. A very good, clean, tight first edition copy.
Illustrated By Edward Mortelmans. Good ++ Dustjacket Very Good. Ex-Library. 8 3/4" Tall. 160 pages. Ex-library with large label and stamp to flyleaf, a few stamps to preliminary pages. Dustjacket very clean. Binding very clean-light wear to spine-ends. Page-edges/margins slightly yellowed. Illustrated with B&W drawings. Contents very clean.
Drawings By Edward Mortelmans. Good ++ Dustjacket Good + 8 1/2" Tall. 160 pages. B&W illustrations. Chipping with some nicks to top edge of dustjacket-water-staining to back of dustjacket. First page (flyleaf) been taped back in. Very clean hardback binding. Light foxing to page-edges, light foxing to prelims o/w contents clean.
Very Good. 160 p. Contains: Illustrations. A new cover reprint of the classic account of Gerald Durrell's expedition to Mauritius to rescue various creatures from extinction, first published in 1977 and reissued in a foursome alongside the anthology THE BEST OF DURRELL, which was collected by Durrell's wife.
Good. 160 p. Contains: Illustrations. A new cover reprint of the classic account of Gerald Durrell's expedition to Mauritius to rescue various creatures from extinction, first published in 1977 and reissued in a foursome alongside the anthology THE BEST OF DURRELL, which was collected by Durrell's wife.
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