Part I of Daglish's six-part series of illustrated texts on the beasts of the earth and the fowls of the air.
Very good minus.
"The Ibex is one of the handsomest of the wild goats."
Charming and skillful woodcut illustrations accompany Daglish's rather ungenerous assessments of the Larger Beasts, from the Wolf, "really a great coward," to the Elephant, "surely the strangest, as well as the largest, of all animals."
London and Toronto: J.M. Dent and Sons Limited, (1929). Full title: Animals in black and white, volume one: the larger beasts. 8'' x 7.5''. Original pictorial boards. Illustrated with black and white woodcuts throughout. 47,  pages. Light scuffing and toning to boards. Spine sunned, with small tears to head and lower edge. Interior pages toned, with scattered foxing and a few smudges; small tear to lower edge of title page.
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