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On Growth and Form [Abridged Edition] by  D'ARCY WENTWORTH THOMPSON - First Thus - 1961 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

On Growth and Form [Abridged Edition]

by THOMPSON, D'ARCY WENTWORTH

Condition: Near fine in original orangeish red cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket. Light spotting to top edge and fore edge. Binding


Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1961. First Thus. Hardcover. Near fine in original orangeish red cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket. Light spotting to top edge and fore edge. Binding tight, text clean.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. xiv, 345, [1] pp. Abridged edition, edited by John Tyler Bonner. Illustrated with several reproductions of black & white figures.


  • Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 30978
  • Title: On Growth and Form [Abridged Edition]
  • Author: THOMPSON, D'ARCY WENTWORTH
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near fine in original orangeish red cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket. Light spotting to top edge and fore edge. Binding
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Place: Cambridge
  • Date published: 1961
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science;


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