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Popular Conchology; or, The Shell Cabinet Arranged: being An Introduction to The Modern System of Conchology. With a sketch of the Natural History of the Animals, An Account of the Formation of the Shells, and a Complete Descriptive List of the Families and Genera

By: Catlow, Agnes

Price: $99.75

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London: 1843

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1qv

Condition: Very Good


300 pages (complete). An amiable copy. The boards have blind-stamped decoration, and a gilt illustration. Recased with original boards and spine. The boards have wear, sunning, fading all about from shelving and storage. They are still sound and sure. Newer end papers. The contents are pleasing. They do have some evidence of handling with some very shallow corner creases. The title page has handling marks. The pages have some few age-related marks. Otherwise, the contents are clean, clear, fresh-faced, tight, certain, diligent, careful, confident, healthy. fk View more info