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2 edition of day of the tortoise found in the catalog.

day of the tortoise

H. E. Bates

day of the tortoise

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Published by Michael Joseph, printed by Tonbridge Printers Ltd. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Printed at Peach Hall Works, Tonbridge, Kent, in Janson eleven on fourteen point, on paper made by Henry Bruce at Currie, Midlothian, and bound by James Burn at Esher, Surrey.

Statementillustrated by Peter Farmer.
ContributionsBruce, Henry., Burn, James., Tonbridge Printers Ltd.
The Physical Object
Pagination96p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17380364M

Help your tortoise regulate its body temperature by keeping one side of the habitat cool and the other side warm. During the day, the cool area should be between 72 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit (22 to 27 Celsius), while the warm area should be between 90 and 95 F (32 to 35 C).


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