Pp. xvi, 528, 24 plates, 377 text-figures, 1 large folding map at rear. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in yellow on the spine and front cover, thick lg 8vo. Transvaal Museum Memoir no. 1. The rare first edition of this classic work on the lizards of South Africa. From the personal library of Hobart M. Smith with his signature on the front endpaper. Light rubbing to cloth at the head and foot of the spine and to outer rear joint; a tight and clean copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Lizards of South Africa.
Publisher: Pretoria: Transvaal Museum, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1943
Book Description Transvaal Museum, Pretoria, 1943. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Octavo. Hardcover Cloth. 1943. Ex-Library with the usual treatments. Text in English 528 pp. w/ plates and map. Rebound in contemporary blue buckram. Nice cover. Title page has a lengthy tear along inside hinge. Interior text and plates are clean throughout. Enfolded map is located in terminal sleeve, It shows a couple short closed tears along folds, being clean otherwise. Seller Inventory # GRP80470585
Book Description Transvaal Museum, Pretoria, 1943. Blue Cloth Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Pressumed First Edition. xv, 528 + xxiv pages of plates. Faded gold lettering on the spine and front cover. Cover spine is worn, corners are bumped. A very good copy of this study, with 24 b/w plates and 379 text-figures. Inserted in the book is the page of "Corrigenda and Addenda". Fold-out map at the back of the book is in fine condition. This is a very heavy book and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). Size: 6 x 10. Natural History, Lizards. Seller Inventory # 009522
Book Description FIRST EDITION. Pretoria, Union of South Africa: Transvaal Museum 1943, xv, 528 pages, 24 pages of plates from b&w photographs, 384 text figures, large folding map in rear. In blue gilt stamped cloth. A former owner's quaint bookplate on front blank pastedown. Overall, a very good copy. Seller Inventory # 018289
Book Description Swets & Zeitlinger B. V., Lisse, 1983. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. 528 pages of text + 24 plates. 379 figures within the text. Folding map at the back of the book. Pages are all in very good, clean condition. Blue card covers with black titles. Previous owner's name on the front cover. Spine faded. Light wear on corners and edges. Scarce. VG+. Seller Inventory # 209736
Book Description N, Pretoria, South Africa, 1943. Pp. xvi+528, 24 plates, text figures, large folding map tipped-in at end, alphabetical list of South African place names and their location, bibliography, index; roy. 8vo; gilt lettered dark blue cloth, slightly scuffed, edges and spine lightly worn; endpapers tape marked (heaviest on pastedowns), hinges starting, a little light foxing and soiling;TheTransvaal Museum, Pretoria, South Africa, 1943. First edition. Transvaal Museum Memoir No. 1. Seller Inventory # 130833
Book Description Swets & Zeitlinger B.V., Lisse, 1983. Softcover. Condition: guter Zustand. 528 S., 24 plates, 379 text figs, folding map., Einband leicht berieben, Ecken gering bestossen, Kanten schwache Randläsuren, Schnitt leichte Gebrauchsspuren, sonst guter Zustand. Reprint. Seller Inventory # 037333
Book Description Pretoria, Eigenverlag des Transvaal Museum, 1943. Erste (1.) Auflage. Originalausgabe.. Mit 24 Tafeln, einer mehrfach gefalteten Karte (44 x 51 cm) und 379 Textabbildungen, XV, 528 Seiten. Adler I, S.121-22. Exemplar der Originalausgabe, es existieren auch zwei Reprints (1970 & 1983). Ecken minimal bestoßen, Rücken minimal, Gelenke u. Kapitale leicht berieben. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Selten ! Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Lex.-8° (25 x 17 cm), blauer Orig.-Lwdbd. mit goldgeprägtem Rücken- und Deckeltitel. Seller Inventory # 14577