Wanderings In South America, the North-West Of the United States, and The Antilles, In the Years 1812,1816,1820, and 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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1825 1ed Wanderings South America Natural History Darwin & Wallace Inspiration Charles Waterton (1781-1865) was a famous English naturalist, explorer, taxidermist, pioneering conservationist and overall polymath interested in anything and everything. first visited British Guiana with his father in 1804. He subsequently returned on 4 occasions between 1812 and 1824, during which time he travelled extensively in the Guianas and across the… Read more
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Wanderings in South America the North-west of the United States and the Antilles in the Years 1812, 1816, 1820, and 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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London: J. Mawman, 1825. Book. Near Very Good. Three-Quarter Leather. First Edition. Three quarter leather with arbilized boards bumped corners modest cover wear. Interior has modest foxing and is missing the frontis. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Wanderings in South America, the North-West of the United States, and the Antilles, in the Years 1812, 1816, 1820 and 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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1825
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London: Printed for J. Mawman, 1825. First edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. A presentation binding of this work by the English explorer, naturalist and expert in taxidermy, Charles Waterton (1781-1865) with the frontispiece portrait of the strange creature he claimed to have witnessed, called "A Nondescript", part man and part animal. The work provided an early description… Read more
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London, England: Printed for J. Mawman, 1825. FIRST EDITION. Leather-bound. Good Plus. 4to. 11" x 8 1/2". Full light brown calf, both boards of which are ruled in blind and in gilt. Front board stitching is somewhat loose. Minor rubbing to extremities, and few small scratches to boards. Book was apparently bound in London in 1825 (as bottom… Read more
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Wanderings in South America, the North-West of the United States and the Antilles in the years 1812, 1816, 1820, and 1824

by Waterton, Charles, edited by J G Wood

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1885
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London: Macmillan & Co., 1885 A 'new edition' with a biographical introduction and explanatory index. 100 illustrations. Green cloth a little worn and marked, gold lettering and pelican to spine, black beasts and bird decorating the black title to the front board, black end-papers, some pages roughly opened, occasional grubby marks to pages, tight and sound, good.
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London: Macmillan & Co LTD. 1879. Hardbound. VG No D.J.; Minor Inner Hinge Crack Repair, Top Edge, Pictorial Cloth & Lettering In Gilt, SOme LT. Extremity Wear To Edges; Later Edition; 520 pages .
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Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States and the Antilles in the Years 1812, 1816, 1820 and 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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London: MacMillan, 1893. Edited by Rev. J. G. Wood. Some light rubbing to boards, else an excellent copy.. 2nd Edition, 5th Printing. Hard. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo.
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Cambridge University Press, 2011. Paperback. New. 353 pages.
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London: Macmillan, 1880. Fine. New edition. Profusely illustrated with one hundred engravings. Charles Waterton, (1782-1865), was an English naturalist, traveller, explorer and taxidermist who invented his own method of taxidermy. Included in this fascinating account of his travels are chapters on preserving birds and taxidermy. Edited with new biography and explanatory dictionary/index by Rev J G Wood. Professionally rebound in… Read more
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Nabu Press, 2012-04-21. Paperback. Good.
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Nabu Press, 2012-04-16. Paperback. Good.
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Wanderings In South America, The North-west Of The United States, And The Antilles In The Years 1812, 1816, 1820, And 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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1839
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Fourth Edition
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London: B. Fellowes. Good with no dust jacket. 1839. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Foxing to various pages throughout, cover corners turned in, some rubbing and fading to cover; few minor pencil markings .
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B Fellowes, 1852. Book. Poor. hardback. 8vo, blind stamped blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, extremities rubbed, upper hinge broken & binding cracked, b&w frontis, 280pp, as a rebinding or reading copy.
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Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States and the Antilles in the years 1812, 1816, 1820 and 1824 : with original instructions for the perfect preservation of birds, etc. for cabinets of natural history / Charles Waterton

by Waterton, Charles (1782-1865)

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1903
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London : Unit Library, 1903. First Edition. Good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age. Remains quite well-preserved overall: tight, bright, clean and strong.. Physical description; xxiv, 259 p., 4 leaves of plates : ill., map ; 18 cm. Subjects; Taxidermy. Zoology — Guyana.
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Wanderings in South America, the north-west of the United States, and the Antilles, in the years 1812, 1816, 1820 and 1824 : with original instructions for the perfect preservation of birds and for cabinets of natural history

by Waterton, Charles (1782-1865). Matthews, L. Harrison

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1973
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Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dust-wrapper. Particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-
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London : Oxford University Press, 1973. First Edition. Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dust-wrapper. Particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.. Series: Oxford English memoirs and travels. Physical description: xxvi, 230p., [12]p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24cm. Subjects: Natural history -- Guyana.
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London: Macmillan, 1880. Hardback. Good/No Jacket. 713 8vo. New edition, edited with biographical introduction and explanatory index, by Rev. J.G. Wood. 'With Original Instructions for the perfect preservation of Birds, Etc. For Cabinets of Natural History'. Illustrated with line drawings in the run of the text. Illustrated green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine. Condition notes:… Read more
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Wanderings in South America, the North-West of the United States, and the Antilles, in the Years 1812, 1816, 1820, & 1824

by Waterton, Charles

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1879
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London: Macmillan and Co.. Fair with no dust jacket. 1879. New Edition. Hardcover. Xvi, 520 pages + 39 pages advertisements. Illustrated. Green illustrated cloth covers with gilt titles and pelican illustration on spine. "New Edition. Edited, with Biographical Introduction and Explanatory Index, by the Rev. J. G. Wood. " Subtitled: "With Original Instructions for the perfect… Read more
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WANDERINGS IN SOUTH AMERICA- THE NORTH-WEST OF THE UNITED STATES, AND THE ANTILLES, IN THE YEARS 1812, 1816, 1820, AND 1824

by WATERTON, CHARLES

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1880
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London: Macmillan, 1880. xvi + 520 + 43pp catalog; New Edition edited with biographical introduction and explanatory index by REV. J.G. WOOD; With 100 illustrations, chiefly textual line drawings; The book is in very good condition internally but the front hinge is detached from the main body of the book (a small repair job); There is some chipping to… Read more
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Oxford University Press, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. May have limited writing in cover pages. Pages are unmarked. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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Macmillan and Co., 1879. 8vo. Original gilt decorated dark green cloth (spines ends frayed; corners bumped; page edges lightly spotted). Pp. xvi + 520 + publisher's advertisement, illus with b&w drawings in text (page xv/xvi loose from binding; pages a little browned and spotted; previous owners' ink inscriptions on half title page).
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HardPress Publishing, 2012-01-10. Paperback. Good.
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London: Charles Knight. Minimal wear. Crisp and tight. Lightly bumped spine, minor warping to boards. A little spotting to edge. An abridgement of the 1879 edition. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1973.
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