Publisher: London: John Camden Hotten, 1870.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Colbeck Collection, page 623; NCBEL III, 1906; Hayward 282.
Condition: Cloth somewhat faded and worn; very good copy.
Book ID: 25753
Description8vo, original purple cloth, gilt decoration and lettering. Pictorial title and five illustrations by J. T. Nettleship. Eight pages of publisher's terminal ads.
Comments¶ The first book by Arthur O'Shaughnessy (1844-1881), poet and herpetologist at the British Museum.