Lot 2015: THE QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF SCIENCE LITERATURE AND THE ARTS 1823 Egypt Hygrometer Lamarck Shells Chemistry Natural History Fold-Out Plates

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December 9, 2012, 12:00 PM EST
Freeville, NY, US
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Description: Title: The Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, and the Arts. Volume XIV Author: uncredited author Publisher: John Murray City: London Year: 1823 Printing Information: First Edition Binding Style: Hardcover Pagination: iv/468 plus plates Width: 5.5" Height: 8.5" Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in three-quarter leather, with paper-covered boards. Book shows extensive external wear, with taping to spine and loss of material at outside corners. Paper slip with typed title is taped to spine. Front board is detaching. Text block is intact. Pages 47 to 50 (including intact fold-out table) are misbound. Lightly age-toned pages are without markings. Intact plates at rear of volume display light foxing. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
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