Title: Zoology: A Guide to the Animal Kingdom
Author: R. Will Burnett, Harvey I. Fisher, Herbert S. Zim
Illustrator: James Gordon Irving
Year: 1965 (First Edition)
Publisher: Peter Hamlyn Ltd.
Remarks: 1st Hamlyn edition
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "This pocket encyclopedia on Zoology covers the entire animal kingdom from the amoeba to man: one-celled animals, sponges, worms, corals, shellfish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals – all described in a concise, authoritative text which explains how they live and reproduce, how they are fitted to their environment, their geographical distribution and their community formations."
Superbly illustrated throughout in full colour.
Laminated pictorial covers are lightly creased. Spine bumped; minor crease running vertically along its length. Wear where front cover meets title page. Internally, the book is in excellent condition. All pages are clean, bright, and completely free from tanning. Inside rear cover very lightly foxed; and the final page has a few insignificant specks. Pages tightly bound.
Measures 15 cm × 10 cm (6″ × 4″). Small 16mo. 160 pp.