Item #103197 Scraps of Knowledge. Janet Byrne.

Scraps of Knowledge

London: Cassell, Petter & Galpin, c. 1870. Quarto, original green cloth boards decorated in gilt, black and red, b&w illus, pp 192 plus 16 pp publisher's catalogue. N.d., c. 1870s. Gift inscription front free endpaper. Front hinge starting. Very good condition.

Informative and instructional on a wide range of over sixty topics, from sugar to frogs, copiously illustrated. The title on the upper board is "Scraps of Knowledge about Men, Countries, Trees, Manufactures &c. &c." Item #103197

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