ANIMAL HEROES, by Ernest Thompson Seton - 1905 [Signed 1st Ed]


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Very scarce. Illustrated signed 1st Edition with signature of the author on the ffep.

ANIMAL HEROES, by Ernest Thompson Seton - 1905 [Signed 1st Edition] 8 Parables

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Animal Heroes: Being the HIstories of a Cat, a Dog, a Pigeon, a Lynx, Two Wolves, and a Reindeer and in Elucidation of the same over 200 Drawings.

by Ernest Thompson Seton

First Edition. Very scarce signed copy signed by Seton on ffep on an affixed slip of paper. Part of the Every Boy's LIbrary -- Boy Scout Edition. A collection of 8 stories in parable format. 362 pages. 5.75" by 8"

First Edition published by Grosset & Dunlap. New York, NY. 1905.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Brown cloth boards are in good condition and feature lettering and design detail on front and show some staining to right front and top with sunning to back perimeter.
  • Spine is darkened and features bold lettering and design detail, intact and vibrant.
  • Corners are lightly scuffed and bumped as are the spine head and tail.
  • Transfer stain on front pastedown from signature slip.
  • Signature in pencil on ffep.
  • Textblock is cocked with light play.
  • The textblock is in excellent condition showing legible type on clean leafs, minimal foxing, with all plates intact.
  • Binding pliant though firm.
  • Binding is cracked between pages 208/209, 352/353.
  • Pages 355-362 are folded at lower corner.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20170325

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Subject: Children's
Topic: Fiction
Original/Facsimile: Original
Binding: Hardcover
Special Attributes: Signed
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Place of Publication: New York NY
Year Printed: 19050000
Author: Ernest Thompson Seton
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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