Time, Life, and Man, the Fossil Record

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Time, Life, and Man, the Fossil Record

By Stirton, R. A.

SKU# 18774

$ 15.00

Pp. xi, 558; 291 text-figures (line-drawings, maps, family trees, anatomical diagrams).  Publisher’s original tan cloth, lettered in black and gilt on the spine and front cover, and with a gilt fossil bird on the front cover, 8vo.  This well-illustrated volume introduces the study of paleontology.  Its author, R. A. Stirton, was made Curator of Fossil Mammals in the Museum of Paleontology. He eventually became Director of the Museum of Paleontology in 1949 (serving through 1966) and served as chairman of the Paleontology Department from 1951 to 1956.  This volume became his most well-known work.  No ownership marks.

Publisher John Wiley & Sons
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1959
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description A tight and clean copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition