Our Vanishing Wild Life: Its Extermination and Preservation
Place Published: New York
Publisher: New York Zoological Society
Date Published: 1913
Edition: First edition
Condition: Good +
Book Id: 47054
411pp. Octavo [22 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. The covers are gently rubbed, bumped and stained. There are several prominent creases in the boards, near the corners, and the spine is a bit rolled. The top edge of the text block is slightly moisture stained, and the edges of the pages have faint tide marks. The largest tide marks are near the end of the text, and measure 4 and 1/2 inches wide by 1 inch deep.
With maps and illustrations. The author, William T. Hornaday, was Director of the New York Zoological Park. Subjects include Extermination for Women's Hats, Unfair Firearms and Shooting Ethics, How to Make a New Game Law, and more.