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THE NATURALIST IN BERMUDA, A SKETCH OF THE GEOLOGY, ZOOLOGY, AND BOTANY OF THAT REMARKABLE GROUP OF ISLANDS, TOGETHER WITH METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS
London; Reeves & Turner, 1859. Decorative hardover, no dj. xii+200pp. Illustrated.  Ex-Lib. Good condition.  Green cloth boards lightly rubbed with fabric frays at the extremities. Gilt to front and spine is bright and attractive.  Unbumped.  Library marking on spine and in the usual spots inside the book.  The map is present and in good shape, and has a library stamp in the corner.  Library stickers on front pastedown, rfep, and rear pastedown (clumsily removed). Securely bound but some cracking at the hinges. Otherwise clean, unmarked and square.  A couple of age spots near the map but otherwise no foxing.  Chapters include Geology, Zoology (mammalia, aves, reptilia, pisces, mollusca, insecta, crustacea), Botany, Meteorology and Miscellaneous Notes. "The first account ever submitted to the public of the Natural History of the Bermudas."  (cfm)  
$495.00