AMERICAN NATURAL HISTORY. Volume I. Part I. - Mastology.
Price: $125.00 USD
Publisher: Philadelphia: H.C. Carey & I. Lea.
Date Published: 1826
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 303238
Volume One only (of two). Octavo, original plain publishers boards. 362 pp. With 20 full-page engraved plates with tissue guards, plus frontispiece portrait of Petalesharoo (son of Letelesha, Knife-chief of the Pani-Loups, in full dress) & extra vignette title. Errata leaf between pp 16 & . Moderate foxing, spine paper mostly missing (although the binding is still tight and holding), a very good copy, totally uncut and untrimmed, and rare in the original boards. ¶ The first study of the mammals of North America that was based principally on personal observations and researches by the author.