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W. H. DALL, F.R. LATCHFORD and others.

[CANADA, ALASKA and the North Wet Coast of North America. – a collection of 19 works, most off-prints, some signed]

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W. H. DALL, F.R. LATCHFORD and others.

[CANADA, ALASKA and the North West Coast of North America. – a collection of 19 works, most off-prints, some signed].

[comprising:]

1.Francis Robert LATCHFORD (1856-1938). [Wrapper title: Observations of the Terrestrial Mollusca of Ottawa and vicinity. Ottawa: 1886.] Octavo. Original light brown paper wrappers, stapled into cream paper wrappers. Provenance: author’s presentation inscription. Off-print.

2.William Healey DALL(1845-1927). [Wrapper title: Alaska as it was and is 1865-1895. Washington, DC: 1895]. Octavo. (First page toned). Original upper wrapper only, stapled into cream paper wrappers. Off-print.

3.Sir William Edmond LOGAN (1798-1875, director). Geological Survey of Canada. … Figures and descriptions of Canadian organic remains. Decade I. Montreal: 1859. Octavo. 10 plates. Original light brown paper wrappers (light soiling, light damage to backstrip). Provenance: Francis Noyes Balch (1874-1960, signature and inscription on upper cover).

4.John Joseph Frederick WHITEAVES (1835-1909). Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology. Volume I…. Part I. Report on the Invertebrata of the Laramie and Cretaceous Rocks of the Vicinity of the Bow and Belly Rivers and adjacent localities in the North-West Territory. Montreal: 1885. Octavo. 11 plates. Original light grey paper wrappers (light soiling, damage to backstrip). Provenance: Francis Noyes Balch (1874-1960, inscription on upper cover).

5.-19. [15 works, mostly off-prints, in 15 volumes. See images for a selection].

RIJ 384, 388, 584, 605, 606, 607, 979, 1472, 1476, 1478, 1479, 1483, 1484, 1487, 1489, 1493, 1537, 1872, 4131

  • Binding Condition: Acceptable
  • Overall Condition: Acceptable
  • Size: Various
  • Sold By: Shadowrock Rare Books
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  • Country: United States
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