A History of British Reptiles by Thomas Bell 1839. 8vo. Xxiv 142 pp. Contemp light brown leather with Bookseller's Provident Retreat Abbotts Langley gilt-stamped on front cover. Bookplate has the same phrase printed on it followed by publisher's signature J Van Voorst and old ink number 5 . Covers stained. Foxing mostly at front/rear of volume. Dark penciling to fep. Book measures: LxWxD – 5.5 x 8.75 x 0.75 inches.