Illustrated with 12 Plates. Very Good in Fair jacket. Hardcover. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. FIRST EDITION hardcover with dust jacket. Full red cloth hardcover with gold lettering on the spine. Sixteen plates. Jacket has a large chip at the bottom of the front panel and several small chips at the top of front panel. Clear tape reinforcment to edge of dust jacket. Overall a VERY GOOD book with a FAIR dust jacket.
Fair. No Jacket. 9 x 12 Ornithology Ex Lib FAIR/NO JACKET. Pages listed as 403 through 478, plus 12 pages of unnumbered b/w plates. Pages clean and unmarked except for usual library treatments; shows little evidence of circulation. Listed as Volume 9, Number 3 of the Memoirs of the Society. Green paper wraps with black text covered in clear plastic. Binding stitched and tight.
12 Plates. Very Good in Good+ jacket. Hard Cover. 4to-Over 9 ¾"-12" Tall. VG+ hardcover / G jacket (in mylar). This is Volume 9 Number 3 of the "Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History" and the first page number indicated is number 400 on the back of the contents page and the last numbered page is 478 and this i s followed by twelve plates of photographs which are numbered plate #22 to plate #33. The book measures 12 inches by 9 1/2 inches. Previous owner stamp on front free endpaper--otherwise a nice condition hardback. The jacket is rubbed, chipped, fa ded, and stained and has the word "hummers" written in blue ink on the spine; the cover photo of a feeding hummingbird is slightly marred by a stain, but is otherwise clear; the title/author text on front are clean and bold; the advertisement on the back is unaffected; the jacket is intact and is protected by mylar, but a two inch by 1/2 inch piece is missing from the front bottom near the spine.
Near Fine. No Exp Bruce Humphries, Inc. 1942 no dj, slight fading to red cloth o/w Fine. previous owener's stamp inside cover, tight bright unmarked text. NO PHOTOS OR DRAWINGS in this publication. Size: 12 1/4 x 9 3/8 x 1/2 inches. OVERSIZE ITEM.
Photographs (Black & White) G/G. 4to., pp. 403-478, plts 22-33, DJ rubbed. yellowed, chipped, frayed & stained, cover and pages stained at binding, inside hinge cracked, plates foxing. Offprint, Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. 9, No. 3, p.399-478. With 12 plates (53 illustrations)
Very Good. Very good minus Browned, bookplate, Cover rubbed with light fading. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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