Charles Greeley, Editor-in-Chief Abbot
Title: Smithsonian Scientific Series Complete 12 Volume Set Patron's Edition
Book Condition: Used - Like New
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Publisher: Smithsonian Institute Series, Inc. January 1929
Seller ID: 20110709188714
1949 edition of original 1929 publication. No jackets as published. Beautiful, gilt-edged, pristine copies in leather-like covers, uniform ornate gold tooled, dark blue, crimson, dark brown, and dark green bindings. Volumes include: Vol 1: Smithsonian Institution; Vol 2: The Sun and the Welfare of Man; Vol. 3: Minerals from Earth and Sky; Vol. 4: North American Indians; Vol. 5: Insects: Their Ways and Means of Living; Vol 6: Wild Animals in and Out of the Zoo; Vol. 7: Man from the Farthest Past; Vol. 8: Fishes/Amphibians/Reptiles; Vol. 9: Birds and Beasts; Vol. 10: Shelled Creatures/Geological History; Vol. 11: Old and New Plant Lore; Vol. 12: Great Inventions. Each volume features numerous full color illustrations.