Introduction to the Study of the Foraminifera

By Carpenter, William B., Parker, William K. and Jones, T. Rupert

SKU# 17747

$ 85.00

Pp. xxii, 22 full page lithographed plates (many are by G. West), 47 text-figures (wood-engravings).  Later pale green cloth, lettered in black on the spine, folio (13.5 x 10.2 inches).  According to Richard Currie (Ray Society Bibliographic History) only 750 copies were printed of this work.  This work is long out-of-print.  There is a faint oval stamp of Lehigh University Library on the title paper; there are no other library marks and no other ownership marks.

Publisher Ray Society by Robert Hardwicke
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1862
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description The final plate shows some marginal browning; the cloth binding and the entire text and plates are bright and clean; a tight copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition