small folio (slightly taller than 30.5 cm.),  pp., 9 plates with printed guards; rebound in cloth, ex library, covers soiled, however internally clean & tight; North Atlantic Right Whale, Common Finback Whale, Blue Whale, Atlantic Humpback Whale, etc. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Whalebone Whales of New England. Memoirs...
Publisher: Boston Society of Natural History
Publication Date: 1916
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Boston Society of Natural History, Boston, Massachusetts, 1916. Original Wraps. Book Condition: Good. First edition thus. Quarto, 12" tall, pages 107 to 322 + 9 plates, (#s 8 to 16), stiff wraps. A good copy with front paper cover missing, a minor dampstain along spine that affects the inside margin of first twenty pages (most noticeable on the title page) and along bottom edge of last few pages - does not affect text and plates. Internal is binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed. This volume deserve rebinding. Provides in depth information about the North Atlantic Right Whale, Common Finback Whale, Rudolphi's Rorqual, Blue Whale, Little Piked Whale, Fossil Finback of Gay Head, and the Atlantic Humpback Whale. Bookseller Inventory # 9792