|House in the Water, The|
|Roberts, Charles G. D.|
Citation: London: Ward, Lock, n.d. [c1930].
Edition: Second UK edition.
THE HOUSE IN THE | WATER | A Book of Animal Life | By | CHARLES G. D. ROBERTS | Author of | "The Kindred of the Wild," "The Backwoodsmen," | "More Kindred of the Wild," etc. | ILLUSTRATED | WARD, LOCK & CO., LIMITED | LONDON AND MELBOURNE
TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (bottom): Printed in Great Britain by Butler & Tanner Ltd., Frome and London DEDICATION PAGE: none. FLYLEAF: (middle): title. FLYLEAF VERSO: lists 4 titles by Roberts, including The Ledge on Bald Face, published in 1918. ENDPAPERS: (front and back): [illustration: wolves in winter], in black. ILLUSTRATIONS: 12 plates; black-and-white reproductions of paintings; located between pages: ii/iii, frontispiece: "Creeping..." 16/17: "The finest..." 32/33: "A big grey..." 96/97: "Two dark-visaged..." 112/113: "Something..." 128/129: "And the next..." 144/145: "Then, seizing..." 160/161: "Prowling..." 176/177: "It was a..." 208/209: "With that..." 224/225: "One great..." 272/273: "With eyes..." PAPER: white-woven. PAGES/HEIGHT: [1-4], 5, , 7-, 9-287, [1p] / 19.0 cm. TEXT SETTING: Second UK edition (Second UK text setting). COVER: cloth / pale olive green. (front, top): title and author;s name, in dark brown, (front , bottom): [illustration: two wolves], in dark brown. (spine, top): [rule], title, [small ornament: diamond], author's name, [small ornament: three diamonds], all in dark brown. (spine, bottom): company name, [rule], all in dark brown. DUST-JACKET: paper / white background. (front): [illustration: bull moose in woods], in blue, green, and yellow. (front, bottom): title, in white outlined in yellow; author's name, in yellow. (spine, top): title, [small ornament: diamond], author's name, all in black on white. (spine, middle to bottom): [illustration: eagle head], in medallion, set in ornamental box, all in black. (spine, bottom): company name, in black (at bottom of ornamental box). (back): list of 4 titles by Roberts, in black and red, boxed in a thin-thick-thin triple-rule border. (front flap): lists two G. Casserly titles, in black within red cartouche. (back flap): lists title by E.G. Boulenger, in black within red cartouche. COPIES EXAMINED: pc(dustjacket); OTU-V NOTE: Second UK edition, n.d. [c1930]. Dustjacket lists E.G. Boulenger, Animals in the Wild and in Captivity, published in 1930. Text has 287 pages.
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