Item #103196 The World of Little Lives. Gladys H. Froggatt, Millie Millie.

The World of Little Lives

Sydney: William Brooks, 1916. Octavo, original illustrated cloth boards, b&w illus, pp 169. A signed slip of paper has been tipped-in, possibly from a letter: "Yours very truly, Gladys H. Froggatt". Pencilled previous owner's signature. Chip to the margin of p. 99/100, not affecting text. Very good condition.

A study of insects written for young people, with 15 full-page illustrations and 35 text illustrations. Describes and illustrates 23 types of insects, including detailed drawings and botanical names. (Gladys' father Walter Wilson Froggatt was a leading entomologist, and wrote the foreword.) 'Millie Millie' was an occasional pseudonym. Item #103196

Price (AUD): $70.00   Other currencies

See all items in Natural History
See all items by ,