Some rubbing and wear to the dust; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 430 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: EDWARD PALMER Plant Explorer of the American...
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Publication Date: 1956
Book Condition: Near Fine jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing.
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1956. hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP94487691
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, 1956. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First Edition. First edition (stated) hardcover in excellent, unmarked, near-pristine condition (slight handling), HOWEVER, the dust jacket is fair+ with light to moderate wear, price-clipped, a small tear on the back, pale spine soiling, light edge foxing, and is protected by a clear, removeable cover. 430 pages. [1.7 lbs]. Seller Inventory # 59359
Book Description University Of Oklahoma Press c. 1956, Norman OK, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Good-. First Edition. The board is roughened and the cloth is missing from a 1-1/2" area on the top edge of the back cover. Minor lightly bleached spots at top of front cover. Othewise very minor wear and soil on the sound binding. Edges are moderately foxed. Endpapers are moderately stained (reaction to glue and DJ) . Very minor foxing of first and last few pages. The green coloring from the top edge has seeped minimally onto the top margins of a few pages, else contents are clean, unworn. DJ is not much to look at, but it provides plenty of protection and information. ; 9-1/4" Tall, 430pp. Very light tan cloth, green lettering, green plant drawing on front cover. BIOGRAPHY. "Edward Palmer (1831-1911) was one of the great botanical collectors of his time.he faced the inevitable hazards of the Western frontier and the northern regions of Mexico to make his remarkable contribution to Americn science: the collection of more than 100, 000 plant specimens and uncounted thousands of archaeological, ethnological, and zoological items.For anyone interested in the history of science in America, here is the fascinating story of the most peripatetic and productive naturalist of the last century. For anyone actively engaged in botanical studies, here is an authoritative and indispensable new reference volume. Available for the first time is a detailed index of Palmer's travels, a guide to the location of Palmer's field notes, a list of the herbaria which hold specimens collected by Palmer, and the publication of Palmer's Colorado and Indian Territorty notes exactly as he took them. " 12p b/w photos. Two maps. Seller Inventory # 34175
Book Description U.of Okla (1956) 1st ed, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: .Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: .Very Good. Z (illustrator). First Edition.. VG cond. in VG DJ . If you REQUEST A SCAN from me I will send you one. U.of Okla (1956) 1st ed, Book. Seller Inventory # ROONEYBK004754I
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. B0006AUO3M 1956 1st Edition Stated. 430 pp. A very fine copy in a wrapped dust jacket- tan cloth boards are clean, has a good binding, modest wear to dust jacket with some rubbing to edges, pages are clean and crisp, name stamped on front end paper- no other marks or notations. lz. Seller Inventory # SKU1026828
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1956. 430pp, some ills, maps, appendices, biblio, index. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Seller Inventory # 001888
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: good. First Edition. Octavo. xvii, 430 pages. Illustrations. Cloth hardcover with green illustrated dust jacket. Light edge wear to the dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 13318
Book Description . Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, , First Edition., 1956. 8vo [23 x 16 cm]; xvii, 430 pp, illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. original pictorial cloth, spine title lettering, slightly foxed at outer edge of text block, clean, unmarked, near fine in dj (wear at edges, rear panel repaired, price clipped). This the first published account on Palmer, one of the greatest plant hunters in America, who collected over 100,000 plants as well as thousands of archaeological, ethnological and zoological items throughout Mexico, Texas, Florida and the American west. Appendices include chronology of his plant collections and locations, field notes, herbaria known to have plants he collected. A picture of this book is available on request. Seller Inventory # A13549
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Stated first edition. Beige cloth, green titles and decoration to front. A study of one of the great botanical collectors of his time. B&W illustrataions on coated paper. Moderately footnoted text covers Palmer's studies and career. Contents arranged chronologically. Appendices included. Book very good plus with faint musty odor but little wear. DJ very good with one open tear at top of back panel, darkening to spine, light soil. Vintage postcard from Better Homes and Gardens subscription department laid in. 430 pp. Seller Inventory # 13480
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press. Condition: Very Good. First edition copy. . Good dust jacket. Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1956. 1st edition. Sm 4to. 430pp. Near fine. Good dust jacket. Foot bumped. Jacket shelfworn. A nice copy!. Seller Inventory # X13A-00131