|House in the Water, The|
|Roberts, Charles G. D.|
Citation: London: Ward Lock, n.d. [c1946].
Edition: Second UK edition, late Impression.
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: plain. ILLUSTRATIONS: 8 plates; black-and-white reproductions of paintings; located between pages: ii/iii, frontispiece: "Creeping..." 14/15: "The finest..." 96/97: "Two dark-visaged..." 112/113: "Something..." 144/145: "Then, seizing..." 160/161: "Prowling..." 208/209: "It was..." 224/225: "One great..." PAPER: white-woven. PAGES/HEIGHT: [1-4], 5, , 7-, 9-287, [1p] / 18.8 cm. TEXT SETTING: sub-edition of the Second UK edition. COVER: cloth, uncoated / medium green. (front, top): title and author's name, in dark reddish brown, (front , bottom): [illustration: two wolves], in dark reddish brown. (spine, top): [rule], title, [small ornament: diamond], author's name, [small ornament: diamond], all in dark reddish brown. (spine, bottom): company name, [rule], all in dark reddish brown. DUST-JACKET: paper / white background. (front, top): [illustration: wolves in winter], in dark brown. (front, middle): title, in green. (front, bottom): author's name, in green; [notation: NATURE STORIES], in white showing through green panel. (spine, top): title, [small ornament: diamond], author's name, all in green, boxed in a single-rule border in dark brown. (spine, middle): [illustration: cougar head], in medallion, in dark brown. (spine, bottom): company name, in green. (back): list of 4 titles by Roberts, in green. (front flap): blank. (back flap): lists 2 titles by E.G. Boulenger, in green. COPIES EXAMINED: pc(2 copies; one with dustjacket) NOTE: Second UK edition, later Impression, n.d. [c1946]. Text has 287 pages. One pc copy is hand-dated Dec 1946.
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