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The Spider's Web by Theodore Savory / Frederick Warne & Co, Ltd - First Edition / Numerous Illustrations / In Good Condition

The Spider's Web by Theodore Savory / Frederick Warne & Co, Ltd - First Edition / Numerous Illustrations / In Good Condition

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Here is a lovely vintage hardback copy of The Spider's Web by Theodore Savory. Being a first edition by Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd of London published in 1952. Richly illustrated with eight colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations. In good condition, with just a few minor condition points to note, detailed below.

Contents: Spiders and Their Webs; Spider's Silk; The Orb-Web; Other Kinds of Webs; The Web in Use; The Web Preserved.

The pages are clean and tightly bound. The edges of the pages are marbled brown speckled as produced, and these have some mild tanning and spotting. Has light spotting scattered through the text. With a book plate on the front paste down and an inscription on the front free endpaper (see photos), but with no other writing or markings of previous ownership. All of the colour plates are in good condition.

Bronze brown faux leather boards are in top order - clean and smart with no condition points to note.

Your vintage copy of The Spider's Web will be wrapped with care in tissue and ribbon* and sent well packaged. I am always happy to add a gift card with a message to the parcel.

H 17.5 cm x W 13.5 cm, 154 pages, 0.45 kg. I dispatch worldwide daily from the UK. (There are just a very few countries which I am unable to ship to).

* If you would prefer for your book not to be decoratively wrapped but sent simply in the full protective packaging please add a note to the order.

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