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London: Witherby, 1953. 2 volumes. 49 plates in volume I, 32 plates in volume II, most black and white, some color. xv + 510 pages and vii + 315 pages, 4to, blue cloth, (spines faded and with several smallish spots, lightly rubbed). London: H. F. & G. Witherby, Ltd, (1953). Internally fine, a very good pair.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1904. New Studies of the Great Volcano of Martinique. 24 b/w plates, 62pp. of text, 4to, 3/4 red cloth, spine and cloth covers warped, cloth dampstained, front board and paper label on front board are rubbed, light foxing to endpapers, front flyleaf, and last blank page. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1904. First Edition Heilprin was an American geologist, who arrived in Martinique very soon after the eruption of Mount Pelee in 1902. He was the first scientist to ascent the...
New York: Harper, 1909. Extensively illustrated with full page color plates, maps, text illustrations. xii + 402pp., large 8vo, 1/2 leather over marbled boards, gilt-decorated spine; corners bumped, light edgewear, glue residue inside front cover from removed bookplate. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. A very good (+) copy.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1957. Color Frontis., many b/w Illus. 4to, white cloth, d.w. rubbed and slightly chipped on some edges, d.w. repaired on some edges with tape on the blank side. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1957. Very good History of the conservation movement in the United States.
Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1988. Beautifully illustrated with 95 color and 157 black-and-white illustrations. 278pp., thick 4to, cloth, d.w. Boston: A New York Graphic Society Book, (1988). First American edition. A fine copy in a near fine price clipped dust wrapper. This book was published in connection with the 306th exhibition of the Graphische Sammlung Albertina in Vienna: Albrecht Durer and the Plant Studies of the Renaissance, April 18 to June 30, 1985.