Poor with no dust jacket. B000855XYK. Hardcover; 1896; leather spine and corners; marbled boards: wear to covers, leather spine present but detached from covers, some wear and lightly crimped corners; otherwise text clean and solid; no dust jacket; 592 pages.
Good. Hardcover Boards have large bumps, heavy rubbing, fraying, and some soiling. Spine has a 1 inch spot of fraying on top, along with multiple cracks down center of spine. Textblock is tight with one small spot of slight fraying along front hinge. Inside boards, end pages, and interior have tanning and some foxing, and there is a pencil mark on the last page. Interior is otherwise unmarked. 592 pages including illustrations. AOR.
D. Appleton & Co., New York, NY, 1896. Fair, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x7.5", 352pgs(Index). Leather spine & fore-edge corners & marbled boards. Spine area red tapemended, shelfwear at fore-edge corners, endpaper hinges masking tape mended, o.w. clean & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Pages unopened, i.e. never read. Text in Near Fine condition. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Hardcover reprint of the original 1898 edition-beautifully bound in brown cloth covers featuring titles stamped in gold, 8vo-6x9". No adjustments have been made to the original text, giving readers the full antiquarian experience. For quality purposes, all text and images are printed as black and white. This item is printed on demand. Book Information: The Power Of Movement In Plants. Darwin, Charles. Indiana: Repressed Publishing LLC, 2012. Original Publishing: The Power Of Movement In Plants. Darwin, Charles. New York: D. Appleton, 1898. Subject: Plants, Irritability and movements.
Near Fine. Octavo. Quarter green leather and paper over boards, gilt-stamped detail on upper board, silver lettering on spine; illustrated dust jacket; pp. XVIII, x, 592. Faint crease on prelims, otherwise book is without flaw. Dust jacket a little scuffed at spine tips, corners, and along edges; VG+, presents very nicely in mylar. An unabridged republication of the 1881 edition published in New York by D. Appleton and Company.
Good. 1896, later printing of the American edition. Hardcover, 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Illustrated. Good. Spine leather very dry (a common issue with this edition), but it is holding and secure. Contents clean and unmarked. Still a readable copy of this classic.
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