63pp. Contents: The Marten - The Badger - The Flying-Squirrel - The Sheperd's Dog - The Chipping Squirrel - Crocodile and Alligator - Rabbits. On the opposite page of each chapter's title is an engraving of the animal described in the chapter. The paper is yellowed by age; there are a few very small light brown stains; it does not deter from the reading. Dark blue oil cloth hard cover, with design blind embossed on back and front covers; on front, the design and lettering are printed in gilt. Considering its age, this little "children's book" is in good plus condition.; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Book of Animals the Casket of Juveniles
Publisher: Phinney Blakeman & Mason
Publication Date: 1859
Binding: Decorative Hard Cove
Book Condition: Good
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