Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott and Co.:, 1857, Large 8vo. 270 x 185 mm., [10 ½ x 6 ¾ inches]. xvi-536 pp. 12 folding maps and one chart. Embossed publisher’s cloth, title gilt on spine; head and tail of spine chipped, joints a bit worn with small chipped missing; otherwise a...... More
New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1839. Folio. 310 x 250 mm., [12 x 9 ¾ inches]. 126 pp. 10 full-page plates. Bound in printer’s wrappers; some minor chipping at the spine, expertly repaired. With the embossed stamp of the American Museum of Natural History, who upon being contacted states that..... More
Doprati: Typis J. C. Schuenmanni, typographi academici, 1827. Folio. 340 x 210 mm., [13 ½ x 8 ¼ inches]. , lii, 88 pp. With two plates, one folding. Original blue paper wrappers, white paper spine, paper label with title on upper board; boards a bit soiled, paper at spine chipped..... More
Philadelphia: Barrett and Jones, Printers, 1844. 8vo. 220 x 145 mm., [8 ¾ x 5 ¾ inches]. Stitched as issued, wrappers wanting; fore edge of title leaf chipped at margin and at top edge, and a bit at spine, otherwise sound copy.
First edition. Walter Johnson was the corresponding secretary..... More
Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson, 1813. 2 volumes. 8vo. 220 x 140 mm., (8 ½ x 5 ½ inches). , xxviii, 472 pp., iv, 551 pp. Illustrated with 21 folding plates of diagrams. Full contemporary calf, red leather labels; spines a bit rubbed, small chip from the head of spine of volume..... More