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Smithsonian Scientific Series. Smithsonian Scientific Series. Smithsonian Scientific Series. Smithsonian Scientific Series.
Smithsonian Scientific Series.
ABBOT, Charles Greeley (ed.)

Smithsonian Scientific Series.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc., 1929-32

Stock Code: 115175

£1,250
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

Signed limited edition, one of 875 sets signed by C. G. Abbot and especially prepared for the patrons of the Smithsonian.

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Description

12 volumes, large octavo. Original red morocco, raised bands, titles and torch devices to compartments gilt, front boards with a dark green medallion inlay gilt-stamped with the Smithsonian Institution seal framed by a laurel wreath and a star-studded frame, all gilt, green moiré silk doublures and endpapers, top edges gilt.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece to each volume and black and white photographic illustrations throughout.

Condition

Occasional minor wear to extremities, light browning to flyleaves. An excellent set.

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