The Dinosaur Book

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The Dinosaur Book

By Colbert, Edwin H.

SKU# 17476

$ 30.00

Pp. 156; numerous black-and-white line drawings and charts by John C. Germann, some other illustrations by Charles C. Knight.  Publisher’s original blue and tan cloth, spine is lettered in blue and the front cover is lettered in black with an illustration of Tyrannosaurus rex in dark brown on the front cover, sm 4to.  This is the first edition of this classic work on dinosaurs that has gone through many subsequent printings.  This is: Man and Nature Publications Handbook no. 14.  This volume was produced during WWII when paper to publish books was very difficult to obtain.  No ownership marks.

Publisher The American Museum of Natural History
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1945
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Light edge wear to cloth with some rubbing to the rear cloth boards; this is a bright and clean copy in very good condition.
Limited Edition