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About This Text
This text was prepared by volunteers associated with
as copytext, The Bad Child's Book of Beasts, by
Hilaire Belloc, London: Duckworth and Co., 1896.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
The book is illustrated throughout with original sketches.
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