Spectacular, mysterious, elegant and disturbing - the compelling beauty of vertebrate skeletons is revealed as never before in this astonishing collection of photographs, which offers an original explanation of the mechanics of evolution. By observing these bones we come to understand the evolutionary relationship between animals and also retrace our own history.
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Jean-Baptiste de Panafieu is a Professor of Natural Sciences and a Doctor of Biological Oceanography. Patrick Gries is a photographer. Among his most notable projects is his collaboration with the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris.
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Book Description Thames & Hudson, London, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good -. 287 pages; index. Black cloth, gilt lettering. Jacket rather creased. NB This is a heavy book and may require extra postage charges. All proceeds to the work of the OXFAM charity. Bookseller Inventory # 025235
Book Description Thames & Hudson, London, 2007 First U.k. Edition. Hardback. Dust Jacket., 2007. 4to. pp 287. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered gilt on spine. Copiously illustrated in black and white throughout. This book is heavy, and delivery costs may be a consideration especially outside Britain. ISBN: 0500513708 Neat Christmas inscription on the half title page, otherwise fine in near fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # C43093
Book Description Thames & Hudson, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good in very good unclipped jacket; neat previous owner signature on ffep. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000217108