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Edward Tyson
1699 Tyson ANATOMY of a PYGMIE Evolution medicine Science plates morphology
London: Thomas Bennet, 1699. Plain boards are both detached. Lacking 1 plate. Contains 7 [of 8] folding plates. Wide margins. Pages generally clean as shown, a few little spots here and there. Text complete. Two plates detached. One plate with damp stain as shown. One with closed tear. Orang-Outang, sive home sylvestris: Or, The anatomy of a Pygmie compared with that of a monkey , an ape and a man. To which is added, a philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs and sphinges of the ancients' Author: Edward Tyson [1650 -1708] Printed in London in 1699 for Thomas Bennet ...and Daniel Brown. First edition of this important scientific work exploring the links between man and monkeys. Pages: [12] 108, [2], 58, [2]. Text pages complete. With 7 [of 8] folding plates. Lacks the first plate. With imprimatur leaf, '17 Die Maij, 1699. Imprimatur....John Hoskins V.P.R.S.' Size: 29cm by 22.5cm Condition: Plain boards are both detached. Lacking 1 plate. Contains 7 [of 8] folding plates. Wide margins. Pages generally clean as shown, a few little spots here and there. Text complete. Two plates detached. One plate with damp stain as shown. One with closed tear. Please take a good look at the photos as this will help you to evaluate the condition. Free UK postage! Please ask for combined postage when buying more than one item. [Attributes: First Edition]
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