Washington D.C. Government Printing Office, 1886.
Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Item #048093
Original cloth backed boards, neatly rebacked, modest wear at edges, surface scrapes; binding very sound overall. A few U.S. Geological Survey Library stamps dated 1887, small tear to edge of title, but otherwise unmarked internally. 243pp with 56 plates including the large folding dinosaur skeleton at rear. A bit of wear to inner edge of final plate, backed with linen; a nice copy of a mammoth p[roduction.
Marsh was responsible for dozens of dinosaur discoveries and his finds formed the basis for the collection at Yale. He was without equal in 19th century American paleontology. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 048093.