Pp. 32-118, 5 full page lithographic plates, 2 are finely hand-colored of two orangutans, numerous text-figures. Later one quarter brown cloth with spine lettered in black, over cream-colored thick boards, 4to. Nouvelles archives du Museum d'Histoire naturelle, 3rd series, volume 7. This important early monograph on the orangutan documents the internal and external anatomy of Maurice and Max, two orangs from the zoological garden in the Bois de Boulogne. There are four chapters by the following authors: A. Milne-Edwards, J. Deniker, R. Boulart, E. de Pousargues, F. Delisle. A bright and clean copy in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Observations sur deux Orang-Outans Adultes ...
Publisher: Paris: G. Masson, . First edition
Publication Date: 1895
Book Description Pranava Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1895 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: fre 122 pages. Seller Inventory # 100153556361