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$100 - $150

Title:
The Smithsonian Series

Author:
Abbot, Charles Greeley, ed.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
The Series Publishers, Inc.

Date:
[1944]

Description:
12 vols. Illustrated with numerous plates from photographs & paintings, many of which are in color, some with printed tissue-guards. (8vo) 8¼x5½, bound in full modern red morocco, tooled in gilt, inner gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. No. 110 of 1000 copies. Charles Greeley Abbot Edition. A handsome set of fine scientific writings from the staff of the Smithsonian Institute. Titles include: The Sun and the Welfare of Man; Minerals from Earth and Sky; North American Indians; Insects: Their Ways and Means of Living; Wild Animals in and Out of the Zoo; Fishes, Amphibians, Reptiles; Birds and Beasts; Shelled Creatures, Geological History; Great Inventions, and more.

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Condition:
Leather a bit rubbed, else about fine, overall.


 
Item number:
118426
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