Item #60663 Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (natural history)
Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (natural history)

Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (natural history)

London: printed by order of the trustees of the British Museum, 1913-15. 5 volumes, plus the 3-volume Supplement (1923-40), 4to, the first in contemporary blue cloth bound for the Smithsonian with gilt call numbers on the spines and a Smithsonian rubberstamp on the verso of the title pages; the second in original blue cloth, remains of old stickers on spines, Smithsonian rubberstamp on the verso of the title pages; some rubbing and wear, but generally good and sound. While his bookplate is not present, this set is from the library of James Mead, Curator Emeritus of Marine Mammals at the Smithsonian. Item #60663

Price: $450.00

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