Brilliantly illustrated history of dinosaurs, bringing them to life as never before with over 170 computer-generated reconstructions, based on the latest research & technology. Glossy decorated boards match DJ illustration. A FIRST EDITION, First Printing from Quercus in London (with orig. price of L50.00 on front flap) this huge elephant folio (17.5" tall) hardcover is in Fine condition: inside looks, feels, & smells just slightly less crisp than brand new, but outside, the worst FLAW is bumping to all corners. Otherwise, completely clean, binding straight & firm, pages white, NO writing/highlighting/underlining; NOT ex-lib, NOT BCE. Unclipped DJ downgraded to VG+ (plus) due to very minor edgewear, most notably, wrinkling along top edge & bumped corners (all). Please see our photos! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2016. All orders processed by 2 pm (Noon Saturdays) Pacific time, ship that day; Sundays & holidays, next business day. SORRY: too large for expedited domestic or international shipping without substantial (at least double) postage increase per USPS. Proceeds of this sale benefit the Ocean Beach Public Library in San Diego, CA. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Take a journey through the prehistoric world and trace the evolution of the most astonishing creatures ever to have walked the earth. Over 170 giant-sized and superbly detailed computer generated illustrations provide a stunning visual catalogue of dinosaurs, bringing the prehistoric world to life like never before. The expert text identifies each species - what they looked like, what they ate, how they lived and died. Packed with the latest research and discoveries, this giant-sized title is as unique and impressive as the dinosaurs themselves.
About the Author:
Steve Brusatte has a degree in geophysical sciences from University of Chicago. He is currently a researcher of vertebrate palaeontology at the University of Bristol focusing on the anatomy and evolution of dinosaurs.
Michael Benton is Head of Earth Sciences at Bristol University and Professor of Vertebrate Palaeontology. His many books include Walking with Dinosaurs and The Penguin Historical Atlas of Dinosaurs. He also acted as consultant on the Walking with Dinosaurs series for the BBC.
Pixel Shack are the award-winning creators of digital content for television, computer games and books, including the 3D images used in the books of the BBC's Walking with Dinosaurs series.
Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc.
Publication Date: 2008
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition First Printing
Book Description Quercus Books, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Acceptable items may shows sign of prior usage, pages stained or discoloured from the outside. Covers/corners and spine may be worn/bent, may contain stickers/stamps or previous owners name (May contain gift note). For detailed description please contact seller. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001351383
Book Description Packages, 2000. Book Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP71789199
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Book Description Packages 2000-05-24, 2000. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Very Good. 1847242685 Great used condition. A portion of your purchase of this book will be donated to non-profit organizations. Over 1,000,000 satisfied customers since 1997! We ship daily M-F. Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. Bookseller Inventory # Z1847242685Z2
Book Description Packages. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Dust Cover Missing. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G1847242685I3N01
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Book Description Book Sales, Incorporated. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Cover Missing. Bookseller Inventory # G1847242685I5N01
Book Description Book Condition: Good. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: First ] Paper cover worn Publisher: Quercus Pub Date: 5/24/2000 Binding: Paperback Pages: 224 First edition. Bookseller Inventory # 5620762