Place Published: Berkeley, Los Angeles, London
Publisher: University of California Press
Date Published: 2004
Edition: Second edition
Book Id: 47695
861pp. Thick quarto [28.5 cm] Dark green cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the backstrip. Richly illustrated. There is a large stain on the bottom edge of the rear cover, a small stain on the fore edge of the text block, and there are thin stains along the bottom edges of the terminal pages. Previous owner's name on the front pastedown. The majority of the pages are very clean and bright. The dust jacket has small periodic open tears and chips in the edges. There is a stain along the bottom edge that measures 5" long and 2" deep (the stain is more visible on the reverse).
"Dinosaur biology has advanced at an astonishing pace during the last decade. This updated and expanded edition of The Dinosauria provides an invaluable resource for the specialist and a landmark for those deeply interested in the evolutionary history of these remarkable animals." - Luis M. Chiappe, coeditor of Mesozoic Birds: Above the Heads of Dinosaurs