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In pursuit of the Mous, the Snaile, and the Clamm: a roving dictionary of the animal kingdom.

Author: Durant, Mary.
ISBN #: 
Price: $15.00
Publisher: NY: Meredith Press
Book Condition: VG
Dust Jacket Condition: VG
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1968
1st edition, sm 8vo, olive / black hardcover, 247 pp, b&w illustrations. VERY GOOD book / VERY GOOD jacket: book has sl. fading to green boards at edges, sl. soiling to top page edge; jacket is price-clipped, lt. edgewear and lt. soiling. A charming animal dictionary where you will "learn the interesting, sometimes surprising, origins of over 300 names, and you will have met, through illustrations, some of the most ingratiating fauna extant."