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Title:
A History of Land Mammals in the Western Hemisphere

Author:
Scott, William B.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Macmillan

Date:
1913

Description:
xiv, [2], 693, [3] + [6] ad pp. Illustrated with 32 plates from paintings and more than 100 drawings within text by Bruce Horsfall. (8vo) 9¼x6, navy blue cloth with gilt vignette to front cover, lettered in gilt, t.e.g. First Edition. Signed by the artist on title-page and dated January, 1914. A large palæontological work with chapters on geological investigations, classifications, history of various primates, marsupials, and more. Bookplate from the library of John Sinkankas to front pastedown.

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Condition:
Spine ends and corners lightly rubbed, faint dampstain to rear cover; hinges glue repaired, still a clean and bright copy, very good or better.


 
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