Pp. 348, 20 full-page plates. Publisher's original dark green cloth, spine is lettered in gilt, lg 8vo. Dept. of the Interior Misc. Publ. no. 8. Presents an account of the Wolverine, the Martens or Sables, the Ermine, the Mink and various other kinds of Weasels, Several species of Skunks, the Badger, the Land and Sea Otters, and numerous exotic allies of these animals, is contributed to the history of North American Mammals. Mildly ex-library from the Reading Public Museum with their bookplate on the front endpaper, name stamp on the title page and rear endpaper, and white call number on the spine but almost no signs of use. Signature on front free endpaper. Slight wear and bumping to outer cloth corners, small white mark on rear cloth board; a tight and clean copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Fur Bearing Mammals: A Monograph of the ...
Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office, . First edition
Publication Date: 1877
Book Description Washington, Government Printing Office, 1877., 1877. XIV, 348pp. With 20 plates. Contemp. half calf, gilt, with marbled endpapers and edges, gilt stamped library crest to front cover and lower spine. First edition. - Spine and corners rubbed. Foxing to first and last pages else very good. Seller Inventory # 300163AB