Great Inventions. Smithsonian Scientific Series Volume XII - Patron's Edition in Full Vellum

By: Abbot, Charles Greeley

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New York: Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc., 1932. Published 1932. Volume XII of this hard-to-find full vellum bound Patron's edition of this popular early twentieth century series of books showcasing the Smithsonian Institution's contribution to American scientific knowledge. Large 8vo, about 9.5 inches tall, full vellum with gilt spine lettering and repeating torch pattern in gilt on the front cover, gilt-lettered dark green circular inset on front cover, top edge gilt, other edges uncut, illustrated with plates in both black and white and in color. Some light edgewear and light cover soil, spine slightly age-darkened, slight outward bow to covers, good hinges, firm text block, very light scattered foxing to a few pages, pages otherwise clean and free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Title: Great Inventions. Smithsonian Scientific Series Volume XII - Patron's Edition in Full Vellum

Author Name: Abbot, Charles Greeley

Categories: Science, Medicine & Nature,

Publisher: New York, Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 016689

Keywords: SMITHSONIAN SCIENTIFIC SERIES AMERICAN SCIENCE