La Jolla, CA: California Sea Grant College Program, 1985. Unstated, apparent first edition. Paperback octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. Tan spine with maroon lettering. Owner name to front wrapper near the top corner. Wrappers clean, binding intact, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 167pp.
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Washington, D.C. The Smithsonian Institution, 1965. Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket paperback; Tan spine with no text; Cover shows general edge wear, scuffing, age toning, half inch tear near tail of spine, previous owner's signature near head edge of front cover; Text block is age toned, interior is clean and undamaged; 89pp.
Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 2014. First Edition, First Impression. 8vo. VG+/VG+. illlustrated DJ jacket front, DJ spine lettering in beige, red, burgundy and black overlay the half-brown and half-natural tones in the background and extend across the detailed jacket front. edgewear is slight and jacket neat over like new HB. brown clothbound HB with large titling upon spine. tightly bound interior, perused textblock, with 6 titled illustrations. compact volume as new, in like DJ. 202 pp. ISBN# 9780199658794.
London: Cleaver-Hume Press Ltd., 1956. First thus. Octavo; VG/Good; dj, matte brown spine with black text; dj, light rubbing and chipping; light soiling at the spine; price clipped; HB, brown cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; ilus.: 55 figures and 8 plates; 192pp.
Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001. First edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Red and white spine with black text; Some rubbing and scuffing of covers, corners upturned, binding strong; Bottom fore edge of textblock has overstock marking, textblock clean, pages crisp; pp 404.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1967. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange print; DJ has slight edgewear and slight smudging/shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has vendor stamp on front flyleaf, slight amount of pencil annotation; viii, 220 pages, illustrated.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Octavo. VG/no DJ - softcover. Green spine with lime green and black text/title; covers are clean with minimal edgewear; boards are strong and clean; pen writing by the front pastedown; binding is strong; foxing on the fore-edge; textblock has some red underlining on a couple of pages but otherwise clean. Pp. 254.
Washington, D.C. The Biological Sciences Foundation, Ltd., 1953. One volume only; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, boards have some minor edge wear, back board has a few small dents on top and bottom edge, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 539 pp.
New Yrok, NY: Academic Press, 1981. U.S. Edition, Reprint. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. navy clothbound HB, with lengthy maroon label accented by thin gold stripes, between gold association and publisher. pushed in ends and gently bumped corners. uppercase gilt titling centered on front board with author; rear panel superficial wear. bright ivory endpapers, clear sheets throughout. numbered tables and b/w figures throughout the series of contributor entries. prior owner name stamped on head-edge. 429 pp. ISBN# 126133212.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1968. Octavo; vg/fair; dj, matte white spine with black text in red-outlined box near head; dj, shelf wear; scuffing; foxing; small open and closed tears; price clipped; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering inside gilt-outlined box near head; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, tight; former owner's name, ffep; text block, clean; portrait of Haldane opposite title page; illus.: figures, tables; 334pp. ---Offered as is, dust jacket (dj) condition.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1965. Octavo; Seventh printing, 1971; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with tan print; DJ has slight edgewear/shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on title page, otherwise clean and tight; xxii, 527 pages, illustrated.
New York: Clark University Press, 1974. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Tan-brown spine with black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj has two circles price-clipped from the upper lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; significant crease vertically down the front pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 64.
Campaign, IL: The American Oil Chemists' Society, 1979. First edition. Octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. Tan spine with black lettering. Small soiling mark to the center of the spine. Covers clean. Binding strong. Notable foxing to top text block edge, otherwise text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 344pp.
Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. gently tanned DJ spine with brown titling. the original ivory DJ panels show edgewear, some toning to rear. DJ under clear protective cover. medium brown leatherette, stamped gilt titling, between lightly worn ends and extremities slightly. skimmed textblock interior quality, featured b/w images numbered within the chapters. 300 pp. ISBN# 0801827388.
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1961. Octavo; Second printing; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print on green banners; Boards in tan cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, mild bump to top fore corners, else clean and strong; Text block has cracked front and rear hinges, else clean and tight; Two print columns on a page; xxiii, 1119 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company, 1974. Octavo; Reprinted 1974; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear; Text block clean and tight but for few dog-eared pages; xii, 756 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Moscow, Russia: Peace Publishers, 1991. Translated from the original German, Russian Language Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. glossy ivory HC spine has green title lettering. with decorative botanical gray silhouettes on off white front and rear board, with enlarged green overlay titling upon the cover. textblock is illustrated with many color figures. no marks or writing the edges are a touch age-toned. as is. 264 pp. TEXT IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE.
New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1987. First American Edition. small 8vo. VG/VG-. red glossy DJ spine with white uppercase bold title between smaller white author and publisher. superficial rubbing and wear, minimal edgewear. price-clipped front inner flap. small black clothbound HB, stamped silver titling. small sheets, toning lightly frames textblock marfinal area. 271 pp. ISBN# 0393024768.
Dallas, TX: BenBella Books, 2018. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/VG-: Navy blue spine with bronze and white text: DJ has light shelfwear, some scuff marks else clean: Boards are strong and mostly clean with light dust staining to back board, small bumps to head and tail of spine, light rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small ink mark alone fore edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: First Edition: 222 pp.
New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2001. First Printing. super 8vo.. VG/ - no DJ. solid olive HC spine with white uppercase, bold titling centered between smaller black volume number and b/w logo at tail. taped down EX-LIBRIS code label taped down near tail. superficial wear to rear board. left fep has black stamp of prior owner, labelled ffep. bright and white interior stock, very clear and filled with tables and figures; thick white outer edges. 853 pp. ISBN# 0824704576.
London and New York: Academic Press, 1964. Octavo; VG/G; Tan spine with green text; Dustjacket is age toned, spine is darker from age, DJ has a closed tear on right side of spine and a long closed tear down front fold, elsewhere DJ has some minor wear on folds and edges, DJ also has some rubbing and foxing, text and graphics still clear; Boards straight and strong, some very minor edge wear, top edge of front board has very small indent in middle, pastedowns lightly age toned, front pastedown has a very small closed tear on hinge, book's binding is strong; Textblock lightly age toned, tail edge has a small, faint damp stain, interior clean; 324 pp.
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1999. First Edition. Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with blue text: DJ is in good condition with minimal shelfwear, some scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, faint edgewear, slight bumping to tail of spine: Textblock is clean, front free page has a gift inscription to a previous owner, pages otherwise unmarked: 471 pp.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1968. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brownish orange fabric spine with black text. Boards have general shelfwear, edge wear, dark marks to front/rear, Ex-Library call number label on spine, bar code sticker on rear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, library book plate on front paste down, library stamp on front free end paper and title page, bar code sticker on rear paste down, pencil marks on front free end paper, otherwise clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 471.
Newton, Massachusetts: Allyn and Bacon, Inc., 1984. First Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. skinny wraps spine chafed alongside left, right and head, tail. edgewear along softcover edges, few impressions, tiny cuts and few wrinkles to covers. front cover has red embryonic image centered below gray / ivory title and gray authors. each numbered table and figure with b/w images and marked details. no writing, ivory sheets clear. includes appendix, references and glossary. complete in 151 pp. ISBN# 0205080995.
Berlin, Heidelberg, New York: Springer-Verlag, 1971. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text on a red panel; this volume only; Cloth has slight wear on exterior with minor edge wear but panels are strong and intact; Text block has light wear on exterior edges due to handling with slight cracking at head & tail edges at front hinge, ex-library stamps on end papers and rear pastedown, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 518.
Berlin, Heidelberg, New York: Springer-Verlag, 1971. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text on a red panel; this volume only; Cloth has 1 inch black stain at tail edge of front and slight wear on exterior with minor edge wear but panels are strong and intact; Text block has light wear on exterior edges due to handling with ex-library stamps on end papers and rear pastedown, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 410.
Los Angeles: The Ayn Rand Institute Press, 1990. Octavo; G+/Paperback; Gray Spine with White text; covers have light edgewear, shelfwear throughout covers; creasing to spines and upper left corner of back cover; textblocks have slight notation and underlining in pencil on pp 2-11 and 27-31 in pen; title page is slightly detached from spine; otherwise binding is strong; 255 pp.
Palo Alto, Oxford, London: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1987. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 713; G/no-DJ; slight tan spine with black text; cloth shows light soiling to front; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; slight writing to front endpaper; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Reissue. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. softcover, orange with large white title, white tipped tail has dark green publisher. paperback glossy panels, jacket design on cover, corners curl a bit. basic handling with clear and excellent texblock, 15 b/w plates and text details illustrate. 250 pp. ISBN# 0521566681.