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Image for GENERAL AND PARTICULAR DESCRIPTIONS OF THE VERTEBRATED ANIMALS..ORDER QUADRUMANA...MONKEYS AND LEMURS. [COLOR PLATES]

GENERAL AND PARTICULAR DESCRIPTIONS OF THE VERTEBRATED ANIMALS..ORDER QUADRUMANA...MONKEYS AND LEMURS. [COLOR PLATES]

By: Griffith, Edward

Price: $634.50

Publisher: London, Baldwin, Cradock and Joy: 1821

Seller ID: 33060

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Color Illustrations; royal 8; 143, [1] pages; 19th century 3/4 burgundy morocco & cloth, raised spine compartments, gilt, A. E. G; corners worn, library numbers to spine. With hand-colored half title and 34 hand colored plates; bookplate to front endpaper, perforated library stamps throughout (including on plates) , rear endpaper with pocket and discoloration from pocket. View more info

Image for SIX DAYS OF CREATION A Series of Familiar Letters from a Father to His Children Describing the Natural History of Each Stage Mercies, with Particular Reference to the Illustration of Scriptural Truth

SIX DAYS OF CREATION A Series of Familiar Letters from a Father to His Children Describing the Natural History of Each Stage Mercies, with Particular Reference to the Illustration of Scriptural Truth

By: May not be noted.

Price: $187.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Parry & Mcmillan: 1855

Edition: First American

Seller ID: 20497

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; black-and-white; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages; Corner missing from front free and paper, second free and paper with internal faults, First American edition published on the last London edition with numerous illustrations of various forms of life in black-and-white. Published 1855, quite uncommon View more info

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BEAUTIFUL WILD FLOWERS OF AMERICA (G)

By: Sprague, Isaac

Price: $140.95

Publisher: Troy NY, Nims and Knight: 1892

Seller ID: 26366

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Flowers; Wildflowers; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Sprague, Isaac. Beautiful Wild Flowers of America. Troy, N. Y. : Nims and Knight, 1892. 4to, orig. Gilt-lettered pictorial floral pink-grey cloth, A. E. G. ; minor edge wear. With 10 chromolithographic plates, tissue guards. Minor smudging to front & back matter. Plates clean & bright, tissue protected. Compl... View more info

Image for PARADISE LOST, A HISTORY OF GAME PRESERVATION IN EAST AFRICA, 5/50 SIGNED BY OFCANSKY.

PARADISE LOST, A HISTORY OF GAME PRESERVATION IN EAST AFRICA, 5/50 SIGNED BY OFCANSKY.

By: Thomas P. Ofcansky.

Price: $328.95

Publisher: West Virginia University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33449

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 134 pages; Half green leather and gray cloth, handbound by Matt Eggleston, Village Booksmith in Creston, Illinois. #5 of 50 signed by Ofcansky. Group - Category: Books - Fine Bindings Kenya, Zebra, Masai, Game preserves, Elephant, maps, etc. Tipped in color phot plate frontis. Numerous b/w photos throughout. Index and bilbiography. ; Signed by Author View more info