Hardcover, sm 4to., brown cloth boards with gilt illus to cover & spine, small piece of cloth missing from one open corner, some foxing on the pages, contains 60 full colour plates with tissue guards, and numerous wood engravings, index, 720pp. This is the first ethnological study of the complete world and Prichard realised the environment can modify its inhabitants. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Natural History of Man: Comprising ...
Publisher: London, H. Bailliere, 1855. Fourth Edition.
Book Description H. Bailliere, London, 1855. Quarter Leather. Book Condition: Good+. No Jacket. Fourth. Complete in two volumes. 720 pages, plus plates, most of which are colored. Black leather over spines, with raised bands leather spine labels. Marbled paper over boards. Boards are just a little bowed. Scattered, mostly light, foxing and light general wear. Both volumes are solid and very attractive. Bookseller Inventory # 033162