The Origin of the Human Skeleton: An Introduction to Human Osteology

By Broom, Robert

SKU# 16125

$ 60.00

Pp. 164, (1, ad); 46 text-figures, 1 folding family tree chart. Publisher’s original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and with gilt amphibian on the front cover, 8vo. Although entitled “The Evolution of the Human Skeleton,” this volume is really a paleontological treatise on the evolution of the vertebrates with particularly large section on the mammal-like reptiles of the Karoo in South Africa, one of the author’s main areas of study. The author also covers the origin of the mammalian skull and skeleton. No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher H.F. and G. Witherby
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1930
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in fine condition.
ISBN
Limited Edition