Croonian Lecture: The Developmental History of the Primates

By Hill, James P.

SKU# 18215

$ 20.00

Pp. 45-178; 21 full page plates, all black-and-white photos, 14 text-figures.  Early blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, original printed brown wrappers bound in place, lg. 4to (12 x 9.25 inches).  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, series B, volume 221.  This work deals with the ontogenetic developmental history of the living primates.  It is inscribed by the author to Professor G. B. Wislocki and dated April 1, 1933.  The next owner is Prof. George E. Erikson of Brown University who purchased it from Prof. Wislocki on December 28, 1956.  Prof. Erikson’s signature and note appears on the front attached endpaper.  Some neat pencil annotations in the work, probably in the hand of Prof. Erikson.

Publisher Royal Society of London
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1932
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Some rubbing to the cloth edges, some old wrinkles to the text before the cloth binding was put on, a tight copy in very good condition.
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