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Lot 0040
  • Book Title: Butterflies and Moths Shown to the Children
  • Author: Janet Harvey Kelman, described by Rev. Theodore Wood
  • Publishing: London: T.C. & E.C. Jack, circa 1912
  • Color plates of butterflies and moths
  • Pages: 94

    Shown to the Children is a series of single topic educational works aimed at children in the first half of the 20th.C. The books are nicely illustrated with color plates, drawings rather than photographs. What might now be called the mission statement of the series is printed on the dust jacket flap as follows: "There is a fascinating simplicity in the writing, and every little chapter will tell most readers something they do not know and at which they will be astonished."

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  • Condition

    Very Good

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    Butterflies and Moths by Janet Harvey Kelman, 1912

    Estimate $50 - $150Oct 16, 2016