Title: Secrets of Earth and Sea
Publisher: Methuen & Co., London
Publication Date: 1920
Book Condition: Fair/Good
Edition: First Edition.
Hard cover, red cover boards with title embossed on front cover, and printed in gold on spine. Some creasing to spine and corners, front gutter shaking, water marks to inside cover and ffep, ghosting to rear endpage and water marks to rear inside cover. pages aged darkened. 243pp including index, 8pp ads. 60 black-and-white illustrations. Author was previously Director of the London Natural History Museum. Optimistic view of human progress. Chapters mostly appeared first in periodicals like "The Field" and include "The Art of Prehistoric Men", "Vesuvius in Eruption", "Hybrids", "The Cross-Breeding of Races","The Origin of the Swastika", "Coal", "Oil", and "The Story of Lime Juice and Scurvy". Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000196
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AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 30 November 2002
Efptos available. Credit card, Paypal Electronic transfers accepted. All orders must be prepaid either by credit card, by electronic transfer to our bank or via Paypal in either US or Australian dollars. Cheques and money orders only from customers in Australia. Purchases shipped only after these have cleared the bank.
Name of Business: Rite Price Books and Bits
Form of Legal Entity: Family Trust
Business address: 3 Drake Street
Bayswater, WA 6053
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Store Description: Rite Price Books and Bits carries a wide range of used books, some of which of are out of print or hard to find. Extensive range of children and young people's books, art and pictorial books as well as fiction and non fiction. Biographies and autobiographies available along with an extensive range of crime, mystery, and true crime. A wide range of current textbooks are your to be found. Religious books, old National Georgraphics, food, craft, wine and cookery books. Gardening and How To Books, too! Poetry and plays are available too. We have an extensive range of science fiction, horror, thrillers, adventure and true adventure. War, Spy, and Miliatry books availabe. Check us for Penguim and Pan books. A new addition to Rite Price Books and Bits are are self help books. You can also find a wide range of history and computer books, dyi and trade books, too. New additions regularly so check with us for all your book wants and needs! Shop located at 3 Drake Street, Bayswater, Western Australia. Find us at the rear of the Bayswater Hotel CarPark, adjacent to the Park and right opposite from the train station!