The Principles of Classification and a Classification of the Mammals

Click on image thumbnails to zoom

The Principles of Classification and a Classification of the Mammals

By Simpson, George G.

SKU# 19026

$ 25.00

Pp. xvi, 350.  Contemporary green cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, front wrapper bound in place, lg 8vo.  Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, volume 85.  This is the rare first edition of Simpson’s classic work on a classification of the mammals, both living and extinct.  This volume is from the research collection of herpetologist Lauren E. Brown with his signature on the front wrapper and titlepage.

Publisher 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 Fine
Condition Description Light wear and ink stains to front wrapper; overall, a bright and clean copy in fine condition.
ISBN
Limited Edition