I just couldn't resist the graphics and illustrations in this beauty!
Bats of the Republic is an illuminated novel of adventure, featuring hand-drawn maps and natural history illustrations, subversive pamphlets and science-fictional diagrams, and even a nineteenth-century novel-within-a-novel—an intrigue wrapped in innovative design.
2015 hardcover in very good condition for its age. Dust jacket has mild edge wear only. Inner pages are tanned, but clean and unmarked. Binding is solid.
Vintage editions are surprisingly hard to find, but I really enjoy having older printings with a history of their own...
Books come from a smoke & pet free home!
Spooky stories are always a great gift for the Horror/Halloween lover in your life.