Image Not Available

Quest of the Snow Leopard.

Andrews, Roy Chapman

Published by New York: Viking Press, . First edition., 1955
Buy Used
Price: US$ 35.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Natural History Books
Iowa City, IA, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since August 15, 2005

About this Item

Pp. 190; 17 illustrations from drawings by Kurt Wiese. Publisher's original tan cloth, lettered in red on the spine and with illustration in red on the front cover, illustrated endpapers, color pictorial dust jacket featuring a snow leopard, 8vo. This is a fascinating fictionalized account of a zoological expedition that Dr. Andrews made in 1916-17 to the little known province of Yunnan, in southwest China, and to the Tibetan frontier (from the jacket flap). No ownership marks. Rare work especially in a complete dust jacket. Front cover and spine of the cloth binding shows water stains, rear panel of dust jacket lightly foxed; this is a good copy only in a complete and attractive dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 6362

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Quest of the Snow Leopard.

Publisher: New York: Viking Press, . First edition.

Publication Date: 1955

Store Description

Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at noriko@naturalhistorybooks.com or by calling (319) 354-9088.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

All prices are net. We accept Visa, MasterCard, personal checks, or wire transfers for orders placed by phone or email. Payment must be in U.S. dollars. We encourage customers to contact us to verify availability, condition, and specific shipping instructions. We do not offer books for sale in the state of Iowa.
Natural History Books
Noriko and Russell Ciochon
1025 Keokuk Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
Email: noriko@naturalhistorybooks.com
Phone: (319) 354-9088
Fax: (319) 354-0844


Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. All books shipped for delivery outside of the USA will be sent via airmail. Please contact us for specific charges. There is no sea mail from the US to any location; therefore the minimum cost of international shipping is $35. The final cost can vary depending on weight; the average cost for a single volume to Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America is $45.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express