The Book Buyer; A Monthly Review of American and Foreign Literature Volume 5-6

The Book Buyer; A Monthly Review of American and Foreign Literature Volume 5-6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ...The extraordinary success of the Illustratkd Library Of Wonders has encouraged the publishers to still further efforts to increase the attractions and value of these admirable books. In the new series which has just been commenced the size of the volumes is increased, the style of binding changed, and the successive volumes which are on subjects entirely distinct from those of the first series are edited by distinguished American authors and scientists. The following volumes introduce The Second Series Of The ILLUSTRATED LIBRARY OF WONDERS. NOW BEADY. THE MOON. Translated from the French of Amettee Guillemin by Miss M. G. Mead. Edited, with additions and several original drawings, by Maria Mitchell, of Vassar College. Numerous illustrations. One vol. i2mo, $1.50. JUST PUBLISHED. WONDERS OF VEGETATION, by Prof. Schele De Verb. MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES. Edited by J. T. Headley. WONDERS OF ELECTRICITY. Edited Dr. J. W. Armstrong, President of the State Normal School, Fredonia, N. Y. Each one vol. tsmo, profusely illustrated. Per vol., Si.50. Edited WONDERS OF WATER. Schele De Vers. Edited by Prot THE FIRST SERIES OF THE Illustrated Library Of Wonders. Comprises Twenty Volumes, containing over 1,000 Beautiful Illustrations. These twenty volumes In cloth, or In half roan, gilt top, are furnished in a black walnut case for $30.00 (the case grans, or they may be bought singly or in libraries, classified according to their subjects as below, each 1 vol. 121110. Price per voL $1.50 E9 Any or all the volumes of the Illustrated Library or Womdmis sent to any address, post or express paid, on receipt of the price. A dotcriflwt Catalogut of tkt Wondtr Library, milk tftcimon illuitratiens, tint to any addrtu tn afflict " SCKIBNER, ARMSTRONG & 00., more

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  • Paperback | 438 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 23mm | 776g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123665532X
  • 9781236655325