Item Detail

Item Number 4009
Title Company Of Animals, The
Author McKie, Ronald
Condition VG+/VG
Publisher Angus & Robertson Publishers
Place Published Sydney
Date Published 1965
Edition 1st Australian Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes This is a very nice book with orange cloth binding and blue cloth spine; there is a pawprint design on binding and end papers. The book is clean, straight and tight, there is wear to edges, corners are lightly bumped and there is one small spot on spine fabric. Pages are clean and tight with an inscription on front pastedown that reads "Norma Macfarlane, from Neil, Xmas 1967, also previous owner's name is written on title page. Dust jacket is clean, crisp and bright; it is price clipped, there is only a hint of wear to edges but spine is sunned and there are two small spots on front panel. "Encroaching civilization leaves less and less room for the untamed, whether animal or human. Jim Hislop and the creatures he loves may belong to dying breeds, and Mr. McKie's colourful and fascinating book shows what the world could lose by their passing. " Illustrated with black and white photographs; B&W Photographs; 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches; 225 pages
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) Ronald McKie,Australia,Jim Hislop,Malayan jungles,Malaya
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Biographies Politics Government War
Price $22.50