2 large and heavy volumes with 12 chromolithographs by Prang. "Revised and Adapted to American Zoology". The frontpaper and first chromolithograph in Volume 1 is detached. Bound in 3/4 leather with gilt lettered spines and front covers. Rubbing and drying to the leather but the books are well bound with tight covers. The pages are generally very clean with some pages creased. Volume 1 has a torn endpaper and Volume 2 is missing the end marbled endpaper. Both volumes lack many of the tissue guards over the chromolithographs. Still bright gilt lettering over brown leather. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Animate Creation; Popular Edition of "Our ...
Publisher: Selmar Hess
Publication Date: 1898
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Selmar Hess, 1898. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Vol 2 (1898) leather covers. top 2" and bottom 2" of spine missing. leather worn and cracked on surfaces. good pages. color prints are bright and vivid. Tulsa's best used bookstore. Located on South Mingo Road since 1991. No-hassle return policy if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000160480