An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal

An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal

By: Wood, Casey A.

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Wood, Casey A. An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal. London: Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, 1931, first edition. Blue buckram with gilt spine titles, 23 by 29 cm, color frontis of a dodo, xix 643 pp. Minor corner bumping and wear to the boards. Some uneven yellowing on the front endpapers and two glue spots where a newspaper clipping was once tipped in (see below), and a small spot of skinning on the rear pastedown where a small label or similar was removed. Includes a “compliments of” notice from McGill, a 1931 news clipping about Dr. Wood and his “ten years’ jungle life completed” which has been thoroughly taped to a sheet of paper, and three letters – two typed and one hand-written, dated 1965, 1966 and 1972 – from McGill University replying to Rose Tisdel’s (of Alhambra, California) questions about purchasing a copy of this bibliography and the illustrator Giacomelli. (os) First Edition.

Title: An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal

Author Name: Wood, Casey A.

Categories: Books on Books,

Edition: First edition

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press: 1931

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 1358

Keywords: Bibliography, Zoology