“A monograph of the genus Casuarius.” (with) “A dissertation on the morphology and phylogeny of the Palaeognathae (Ratitae and Crypturi) and Neognathae (Carinatae).” From Transactions of the Zoological Society, Vol. XV, Part V., No. 1, Walter ROTHSCHILD, William Plane PYCRAFT.
“A monograph of the genus Casuarius.” (with) “A dissertation on the morphology and phylogeny of the Palaeognathae (Ratitae and Crypturi) and Neognathae (Carinatae).” From Transactions of the Zoological Society, Vol. XV, Part V., No. 1,

“A monograph of the genus Casuarius.” (with) “A dissertation on the morphology and phylogeny of the Palaeognathae (Ratitae and Crypturi) and Neognathae (Carinatae).” From Transactions of the Zoological Society, Vol. XV, Part V., No. 1,

London: for the Society, 1900. Two parts in one. Folio (12.5 x 10 in). pp. 109-290. FIRST EDITION. Complete with 18 hand-colored lithographed plates of birds by Keulemans, 2 hand-colored lithographed maps, 4 duo-tone osteological plates, and 10 text illustrations. Half morocco, with the original blue printed rear wrapper bound in at the end. From the library of Dr. James M. Dolan, Jr., curator of the San Diego Zoological Society, with his bookplate and blind-stamp on lower blank margin of first leaf. An excellent copy with only very light browning on osteological plates. Item #16257

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