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First edition, signified by Scribner 'A' on copyright page. An amazing collection of illustrations of the world's wild hoofed mammals, depicted in silhouette on 40 full-page plates. Each image cut from a single piece of paper by Mr. Mochi. The details of each species depicted are in extraordinary detail, showing anatomical details, depth of field, and with natural surroundings such as mountains or trees. With accompanying descriptions of the animals and their appearance, life habits and range by naturalist T. Donald Carter. Signed on front free endpaper by both Ugo Mochi and T. Donald Carter. --- In full terra cotta cloth-covered boards with titling and illustrations stamped in gilt and black to cover and spine. Volume protected by clear acetate jacket. A large folio, measuring 12 in. wide x 15.25 in. tall. Unpaginated (about 97 pages). --- Volume with a little chafing to edges of the cloth; interior clean but with a hint of yellowing. Jacket with a few tears to edges and with some rubbing.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; (97) pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: Hoofed Mammals of the World (signed by both ...
Verlag: Charles Scribner's Sons
Zustand: Very Good+
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. First edition., 1953. Hardcover. Zustand: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers GB01BTJ1ZM2I3N10