Wood, Eric, Edited By
Title: The Boy's Book of the Open Air
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London Cassell & Company Ltd.
Illustrator: A. F. Muckley, J. S. Chatterton et al
Seller ID: 000487
 Contains 8 colour plates, 32 full page black and white illustrations and numerous in text wood cuts. A series of short writings for boys on instructional topics such as camping - what to take and do -, how to navigate without a compass, the rights of the rambler, wildlife photography etc. Very interestng and some nice nature illustrations of butterflies, insects and so on. Corners worn, cover boards marked and backstrip replaced by a strip of heavy green tape. Some minor brown spotting inside, but this is minimal. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
BOYS STORIES, ADVENTURE, NATURE, CAMPING, OUTDOOR PURSUITS, COLOUR PLATES, WOOD CUTS,