Marvels of Pond Life: Or a Year's Microscopic Recreations among the Polyps, Infusoria, Rotifers, Water Bears, and Polyzoa. H. J. Slack.
Marvels of Pond Life: Or a Year's Microscopic Recreations among the Polyps, Infusoria, Rotifers, Water Bears, and Polyzoa
Marvels of Pond Life: Or a Year's Microscopic Recreations among the Polyps, Infusoria, Rotifers, Water Bears, and Polyzoa

Uncommon First Edition with 12 Plates

Marvels of Pond Life: Or a Year's Microscopic Recreations among the Polyps, Infusoria, Rotifers, Water Bears, and Polyzoa

Notes: A popular work exploring the microscopic organisms in the freshwater ponds of London. The book was first published in 1861 and went through many editions in the 19th century.

xx, 197 pages, plus 12 duo-tone lithographic plates.

Edition + Condition: First edition (first printing). Endpapers replaced, else a near fine copy.

Publication: London: Groombridge and Sons, 1861.

Item No: #307874

Price: $75