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    Ernest Thompson Seton. Lives of Game Animals. An Account of those Land Animals in America, North of the Mexican Border, which are Considered "Game," either Because They Have Held the Attention of Sportsmen, or Received the Protection of Law. New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1925-1928. Limited edition of 177 sets, of which volumes I, II, and IV are number 114, and volume III is number 42. Four volumes (married set). Quarto (11 x 8 inches; 279 x 203 mm.). [i-iv], v, [vi], vii, [viii], ix-x, [xi-xii], xiii, [xiv], xv-xxi, [xxii], xxiii-xxxix, 640; [i-iv], v-ix, [x], xi-xvii, 745; [i-iv], v-vii, [viii], ix, [x], xi, [xii], xiii-xv, [xvi], xvii, [xviii], xix, 780; [i-iv], v-vii, [viii], ix-xi, [xii], xiii-xix, [xx], xxi-xxii, 949 pages. With 50 maps and 1,500 illustrations by Seton. Frontispieces with tissue guards. Publisher's brown cloth backstrips over tan cloth boards (in mylar wrappers), covers double-ruled in gilt, with a gilt-stamped central image of an animal, spines lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. Very good. This handsome set covers cats, wolves, foxes, bears, racoons, badgers, skunks, weasels, hoofed animals, rodents, etc.

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