London: The Bombay Historical Society, 1908. Limited Edition, 1/1,200. Quarto, 292 pages VG; 3/4 green leather with green cloth on boards; Spine is light brown with raised bands and gilt text; small stamp of previous owner on front free endpaper, otherwise there are no markings to text and pages are clean; Binding is strong; Edges of text block are uncut; Illustrated with 30 hand-finished chromolithograph plates. marbled endpapers; mild rubbing to leather on spine and to corners; shelved case 12.
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University of Toronto Press, 1937. Octavo; G+; Hardcover without DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, bumped and worn corners and spine caps, some spotting and scratching, rippled top edge of front; Textblock endpapers tearing at hinges, pencil notations on front endpapers, text clean; each section separately paged, includes leaves of plates (some folded), 5 folded charts inserted in rear pocket.
London: Trubner and Co., 1888. Small quarto; pp 45; G-/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text to burgundy paper label; cloth has sunned spine and head edge; lightly sunfaded exterior otherwise; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with pouch to ffep; bookbinder's tape to gutters; title page adhered to endpaper; two other pages adhered to blank pages; interior lightly toned; stain to tail edge of few pages; probably rebound; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to rear pastedown.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1910. First Edition. rectangular 8vo. [8 3/4" tall x 11" wide], unpaginated, G; brown paper boards with black lettering and full-color illustration to front board, navy blue cloth spine, no lettering to spine; bumping/chipping/fraying with mild material loss to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, shelf lean, boards shaken, binding intact but fragile; scratching/denting/staining (likely water damage) to boards, chipping with material loss to edges and corners of boards; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; signs of repair to gutter of interiors (many leaves reinforced by pasted strip of linen); signatures and inscriptions from previous owners to front paste-down; scribbles in green pencil to ffep, tear to bottom half of reinforced ffep; creasing to many pages at gutter and/or corners; occasional mild foxing/staining to interior, full-color illustrations clean and bright; an early picture book on the life cycle of chickens; shelved Case 14.
Dublin, Ireland: International Bryozoology Association, 2002. Octavo; vg+/wraps; 7.5" thin white band with black text on illustrated spine; minor shelf wear; former owner's name inked to FFEP; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; 382pp. "... twenty papers relating to the history of research on bryozoa." (from the rear cover). A scarce copy.
Canberra, Australia: Department of Environment, Sport, and Territories, 1996. First thus, with volume 1 of the report and volume 2 of the appendices. Two volumes, paperback quarto. Part of a biodiversity series, paper #9, biodiversity unit. Both volumes blue spine with white lettering. Slight rubbing to the covers of both volumes. Binding, book block edges, and pages all very good for both volumes. Text pages clean and unmarked. Volume 1 to 205pp, volume 2 to 199pp. A report on biodiversity and negative economic externalities pertinent the management of Australian wildlife.