Paris: C. Reinwald et Cie, 1877. Hardcover. Second edition, revised and corrected. With 21 woodcuts and 7 photographic illustrations. Originally published in 1872, this book examines behavioral genetics and explores the origins of various facial expressions such as lifting the eyebrows when suprised, etc. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Large chip to book cloth near foot of spine. Discoloration to cloth on spine and a few spots on covers. Clean overall with occasional spots of foxing and soiling. Bottom edge of rear board has been pierced and bottom edges of last half of book have the corresponding marking along the bottom margin. This flaw does not affect the text. IN FRENCH. A good reading copy. 404 pages plus 20 pages of advertisements. SCI/122917. Very Good.
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St. Paul, MN: Webb Publishing Co., 1920. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good+ in maroon cloth covered boards with black title to front board and gilt title to spine. Slight bumping to spine ends. Corners are sharp. Minor browning to edges of end pages. Light yellowing to pages throughout. Ex-libris with discard stamps to title page, edges of text block, and to rear paste down. No other library markings. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Index, 365 pages + ads. NAT/092118. Very Good+.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1917. Hardcover. 8vo. From the Rural Science Series. Very good in olive green cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine and black ltitle to front cover with red border. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners and slight browning to spine. Minor yellowing to edges of pages. Else is clean and bright. Includes illustrations and charts throuhgout. Index, 421 pages + advertisements at rear. Agriculture. AGR104280. Very Good.