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Title:Third and Fifth Annual Reports of the Regents of the University on the Condition of the State Cabinet of Natural History, and the Historical and Antiquarian Collection Annexed Thereto
Item ID:DH00-004457
Publisher:Weed, Parsons & Co., Public Printers, Albany, 1850
Dust Jacket:None Issued
Weed, Parsons & Co., Public Printers, 1850, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued, Unstated

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. The third and fifth Annual Reports bound together; cover is stamped in gilt: Mrs. A.P. Ten Broeck. Three-quarter gilt decorated leather, raised bands on spine, marbled end papers, Third Annual Report 177 pp., 17 hand-colored plates to accompany Morgan's report on the Indian Collection, also numerous line drawings in the text; Fifth Annual Report contains the first publication of Morgan's "Report on the Fabrics, Inventions, Implements & Utensils of the Iroquois," with 18 hand-colored plates and two b & w; 117 pp. There are also lithographs by Richard Pease of the Fisher and the Moose, as well as several other b & w plates by Pease of fossils. Leather scuffed/worn, boards scuffed, interior clean (no marks or writing) with some light scattered foxing; some pages toned, others bright white, gum Arabic darkened with age on several plates. All present. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 14 oz. Category: Native Americans ; New York State History; Animals, Birds, Bees, Insects; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 004457.
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