The Elizabethan Zoo. A Book of Beasts Both Fabulous and Authentic

By: [Topsell, Edward]

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Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Small marks to front cover - residue of previous labels. Previous owner's blindstamp to Title Page. Black & white illustrations. Introduction by M. St Clare Byrne. 171 pages Extracts taken from Edward Topsell's 'History of Four-Footed Beastes' (1607) and 'Histories of Serpents' (1608), supplemented with additional matter from Philemon Holland's translation of Pliny's Natural History (1601).

Title: The Elizabethan Zoo. A Book of Beasts Both Fabulous and Authentic

Author Name: [Topsell, Edward]

Categories: Natural History,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Boston, Nonpareil Books: 1979

ISBN Number: 0879232994

ISBN Number 13: 9780879232993

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: ID301361

Keywords: mythical creatures Natural History Pliny,