By Hatcher, John B.
Pp. xxx, (1, errata), 301, 2, 125 text-figures, 51 plates and maps (many are large and folding) - line-drawings, photograph, lithographs). Publisher’s dark brown pebble cloth, gilt-lettered on the spine and with blind-stamped borders on the front and rear covers, lg 4to. United States Geological Survey Monograph no. 49. The Ceratopsia is a group of herbivorous, beaked dinosaurs that thrived in what are now North America, Europe, and Asia, during the Cretaceous Period, although ancestral forms lived earlier, in the Jurassic. This work was based on the preliminary studies by Othniel C. Marsh and was edited and completed by Richard S. Lull. From the research collection of herpetologist Lauren E. Brown, with his signature on the front endpaper dated August 1, 2000. No other ownership marks and few signs of use. Rare work.
|Publisher||United States Geological Survey|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Some light edge wear to cloth at the head and foot of the spine, a few spots on the rear cover; a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.|