Title Six Volume Set Including The Vegetable World, Mammalia, The Ocean World, Primitive Man, Reptiles and Birds, and The Insect World.
Publisher London Cassell, Petter, and Galpin / Chapman and Hall
Seller ID 750
Six volumes uniformly bound by W. Worsfold of London for G. P. Putnam's Sons. Light blue half calf over marbled boards, spines with raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. With the bookplates of noted New York philanthropist Helen Gould Shepard on the front pastedown endpapers. Profusely illustrated. Frontispiece of two of the volumes weak, spines a bit faded, a few light scuffs to covers. A nice, very good+ set. ; Octavo