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PREHISTORIC MAN AND BEAST
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819575
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 10 b/w plates. xxii and 298 pages including index. Top & tail of spine rubbed with slight fraying and loss of cloth, spine lightly browned. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some scattered foxspots and pencil annotation to margins. All plates present.

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EXTINCT MONSTERS
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by J. Smit; et al..
Stock no. 2133150
Published by Chapman & Dodd Ltd.. 1st 1892. Almost very good condition.

A Popular Account of Some of the Larger Forms of Ancient Animal Life. Describing the lost creations of the old world, clothing their dry bones with flesh and suggesting backgrounds such as are indicated by the discoveries of geology. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 24 b/w plates and 38 text illustrations. 254 pages includes index. All plates present. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few light marks to covers. Remains of small label on front pastedown. 3 lines of pencil text to half-title and a few pages with pencil annotations. Name in ink to top of title page. Prelims foxed and foxspots to contents mainly to page and plate margins.

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CREATURES OF OTHER DAYS
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by J. Smit; et al..
Stock no. 2133148
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Popular Studies in Palaeontology. Grey-green cloth, gilt title to spine, red vignette to front cover. 24 b/w plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 270 pages includes index. SIGNED dedication by the author on front endpaper 'To Joan With the Author's kind regards, 1895'. All plates present. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine lightly browned. Small closed tear in cloth to lower edge of rear cover. Small name stamp on half-title page. One gathering pulled but still holding. Foxing to prelims else contents clean.

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