The Wonders of the World: A Popular and Authentic Account of the Marvels of Nature and of Man as They Exist To-Day by Eminent Travelers (2 volumes)

The Wonders of the World: A Popular and Authentic Account of the Marvels of Nature and of Man as They Exist To-Day by Eminent Travelers (2 volumes)

Johnston, Sir Harry; Alan H. Burgoyne, Perceval Landon and J. Thomson

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Place Published: London
Publisher: The Standard Art Book Co., Ltd
Date Published: Circa 1910
Edition: Later printing
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 40067

Description

911pp. Quarto [28 cm] 3/4 dark green leather-effect cloth with lighter green cloth over boards, and gilt decorated spines in 6 compartments. Olive green marbled endpapers. With colored plates and numerous reproductions in black and white. Very good. The extremities are mildly bumped and rubbed. The covers of volume 1 are ever so slightly concave, and there are a couple of small stains on the bottom edge of the text block of volume 1. Page 33/34 is detached, but present. *Missing the colored plates at p. 33, p. 289, p. 545.

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Includes many unique photographs of contemporary discoveries.