Hardcover, presented by The American Museum of Natural History, four-volume set in a slipcase features more than a million words of narrative by leading scientists and science writers and more than 3,000 photographs, line drawings, maps, and picture charts. Fading and shelf wear to exterior; type fading on spine; otherwise in good condition with clean text, firm binding. Slipcase shows fading, tearing at edges. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : The Illustrated Library of the Natural ...
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
Date d'édition : 1958
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Good
Description du livre Simon and Schuster, New York, 1958. H Hard Cover. État : Very Good. F First Edition. New York: Simon and Schuster. 1958. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Very Good. First edition, first printing . Very good in lightly worn slipcase. Comprehensive and well-illustrated set of books developed by The American Museum of Natural History. Provides brief entries for a vast array of diverse topics related to natural history, illustrated throughout in black and white plus one additional color. Not geared specifically for older children but quite suitable as such. Four differently shaded cloth bindings in tan, pictorial endpapers, a total of 3,042 pages, tan slipcase with printed design. The books look and feel nearly new, with a small white spot on the cover of volume IV and a name on each front free endpaper. The slipcase has edgewear and a little bit of chipping to the paper surface, structurally sound. N° de réf. du libraire 005116