WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals
WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals
WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals
WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals
WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals

WILD LIFE OF THE WORLD: A Descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals

(London: Frederick Warne and Co., circa 1915/1916).

FIRST EDITION. By the author of many important works including THE GAME ANIMALS OF INDIA, BURMA, MALAYA; THE GAME ANIMALS OF AFRICA; DEER OF ALL LANDS; THE ROYAL NATURAL HISTORY; THE GEOGRAPHICAL HISTORY OF MAMMALS, published in 1896. Lydekker worked for the British Museum of Natural History for over twenty years and remains to this day one of the great and most revered authorities on the wildlife and fauna of the world. Item #22029

3 volumes. First Edition. Illustrated with over 600 engravings from original drawings and 120 studies in colour. 4to, publisher’s original dark royal-blue cloth with lettering and fine pictorial decorations in gilt on the spines and upper covers. xiv, 472; xii, 440; xi, 457; each volume with index. Bright and handsome copies of this important work, some spotting to the covers which could be coloured in quite easily, internally very bright and clean, hinges strong and tight.

Price: $395.00