8vo, pp. 248 + adv. Bound in publisher's cloth (worn at the top of the spine) Fold-out hand colored frontispiece. A very good copy. Marcet (1769-1858) wrote a number of elementary books of instruction, especially science. Born in London to wealthy Swiss parents, her Conversations were the early nineteenth-century's best known introductory science texts for women and young people, widely used in English and American schools .[Blain p. 712]. Bookseller Inventory # 54204
Title: CONVERSATIONS FOR CHILDREN ON LAND AND WATER
Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longman
Publication Date: 1843
Edition: Third edition, revised and corrected.
Book Description Pranava Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1840 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Language: eng 366 pages. Seller Inventory # 100153073946
Book Description 2019. Leather Bound. Condition: New. 366 Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back . This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 366, Print on Demand. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED FOR LEATHER BOUND BOOKS. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # LB1111009336645