Lot 382: Wood, Holder. ANIMATE CREATION. 2 Vols. 1885)
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [/Zoology] J. G. Wood. ANIMATE CREATION: Popular Edition of Our Living World, A Natural History Revised and Adapted to American Zoology by Joseph B. Holder, MD 2 Vols (of 3): Vols I and III. NY: Selmar Hess, (1885). 30 color plates (mounted chromolithographs, 15 per volume). Many b/w plates and text illustrations. 4to. Orig ½ leather worn, spines loose, covers separated or insecure. In Vol I, some tissue guards adhere to their color plates illustrations. The other color images are near fine, foxing to a few mounts. 15.8 Lb.