Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

No image available

The Earth: A Descriptive History of the Phenomena of the Life of the Globe

No image available

The Earth: A Descriptive History of the Phenomena of the Life of the Globe

by Reclus, Elisée

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good/No Jacket
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Lyndhurst, Ontario
Item Price
NZ$216.52
Or just NZ$194.87 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
NZ$24.98 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 6 to 12 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

New York, Franklin Square: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1879. No Edition Stated . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 9 1/2" X 6 . Translated by the Late B.B. Woodward, M.A. and edited by Henry Woodward, British Museum. Illustrated by 230 maps inserted in the text, and 23 page maps printed in colors. LXXXVI chapters, 567 pp. plus: Index, Valuable and Interesting Works for Public and Private Libraries Published by Harper & Brothers, New York. Book features gilt globe on front, blind stamp of publisher's insignia on rear. Beveled edges with double black decorative rectangles on front, gilt text on spine. Extremities bumped/scuffed, but book is tight and square. Digital pictures available on request. Book weighs nearly three lb. and will require extra shipping. Bookseller's Inventory # 082062.

Reviews

Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Seller
Lower Beverley Better Books CA (CA)
Seller's Inventory #
002062
Title
The Earth: A Descriptive History of the Phenomena of the Life of the Globe
Author
Reclus, Elisée
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity-available
1
Edition
No Edition Stated
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers Publishers
Place of Publication
New York, Franklin Square
Date Published
1879
Size
9 1/2" X 6

Terms of Sale

Lower Beverley Better Books

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

About the Seller

Lower Beverley Better Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.co.nz member since 2014
Lyndhurst, Ontario
Ask Seller a Question

About Lower Beverley Better Books

An online bookstore that just grew from a combination of a love of books, a desire to save them from landfill and an inability to bypass yard sales. A considerable percentage of my inventory is signed editions. I also take pride in my Canadiana catalogue.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

beveled
Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]

This Book’s Categories

tracking-