Watteau, Alika. Very good in fair dust jacket. 645 p. Illustrations. Index. Bibliography. Minor wear to corners. Text edges tanned and foxed. Notes in pencil on ffep. Text tanning. Book otherwise clean and unmarked. DJ rubbed, yellowed and chipped.
Watteau, Alika. Very Good. No Jacket. This book, by a Belgian zoologist, is a scientific investigation of over 500 reported sightings over 350 years from the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans of animals thought to be sea-serpents; it concludes with chronologies of sightings, strandings, and captures; includes illustrations (gray cloth with gold lettering, very slight edgewear, previous owner's stamp on front endpaper; otherwise a good, clean, tight copy)
Watteau, Alika (Drawings by). Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Binding strong. Page block soiling by eager readers. A few jacket chips. Dark gray cloth over boards. Silver spine title. Text in English, French. 645 p. 22 cm. Pen&Ink Illustrations, Maps, B&W photo section. Non-fiction natural history volume documenting international accounts of unusual sea creature sightings beginning during the 17th century. Translation of "Le grand serpent-de-mer". Chronological Table of Sightings, p. 575-588. Bibliography, p. 589-624. Index, p.625-645. Author also of "On the Track of Unknown Animals".
Very Good in good + jacket. Scarce collectible, clean, tight 8vo, 645pp. Dust jacket shows some wear and tear, with chipping along the edges and one taped edge along the bottom. Book is in very nice shape with some light bumping to the tail of the spine. Sea serpents have on the one hand been ridiculed by skeptics and on the other made the subject of much fantastic speculation. Dr. Heuvevlmans examines the evidence with thorough ongoing investigations from the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans and from 1639-1965.
Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" Cloth boards. Light shelfwear, page edges mildly age toned. Dustjacket worn, multiple edgetears. Illustrations, maps, chronological table of sightings, bibliography, index, 645 pp. Text clean & tight.
Watteau, Alika. Good in Fair jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 645 pages. Light spotting to boards. Rough wear to extremities of jacket with a 2" tear on top edge of spine of jacket and another on bottom left corner of rear jacket panel.
Fine. 0809058146 Hill & Wang hardcover with dust jacket, 1969 (2nd) printing, clean/tight, No marks or foxing, jacket (price intact) has two tiny closed edge tears, Fine/Near Fine (like New); New mylar cover, bubble-wrapped and mailed in a BOX with free delivery confirmation.
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