Studies - Scientific & Social [Two volumes]

By: Wallace, Alfred Russel

Price: NZ$348.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Public library, reference department. Some library labels, stamps and markings. Volume Two has a 1/2" chip to the cloth along the lower edge of the front board. Volume Two with some flecking to cloth at lower corner of front board. Overall a nice set, although ex-library.; Two volumes (complete). Volume One: xv, [1], 532 pages + 1 folding map "Ancient Glacier of the Rhone" + Errata slip. 87 other illustrations (some full page) and 1 half-page map "Outline Map of the Azores" are included within the pagination. Page dimensions: 197 x 131mm. Volume Two: viii, 535, [1] pages + [2] pages advertisements + Errata slip. 25 illustrations within the pagination. Page dimensions: 193 x 131mm. Both volumes: Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and rule on spines, gilt rule and circular "ARW" emblem on front boards. Page dimensions: 193 x 131mm. Reprints of articles by Wallace from the 1860s through the 1890s in various publications. The contents of the first volume are arranged in these sections: Earth Studies; Descriptive Zoology; Plant Distribution; Animal Distribution; Theory of Evolution; Anthropology; Special Problems. The contents of the second volume are arranged in these sections: Educational; Political; The Land Problem; Ethical; Sociological.

Title: Studies - Scientific & Social [Two volumes]

Author Name: Wallace, Alfred Russel

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1900

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20618