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.
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
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.
Alika Watteau. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. First printing. Translated from the French by Richard Garnett. 645 pp. including index. Previous owner's name and a brief notation are on the front free endpaper. A few words are underlined on the copyright page. Another brief notation is on the last page of the index. One leaf is creased and has a short tear. The dust jacket is edgeworn, with several short tears. The price, $10.00, is present on the front flap. In Brodart archival dust jacket protector.
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.
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