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Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution 1922

by Smithsonian Institution

First Edition

Price: $22.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 019413
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Smithsonian Books
  • Place: Washington D.C.
  • Date published: 1924

Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1924. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1924. First edition. 8vo. Green silk binding, titles in gilt. Antique ex-library with minimal markings, no pocket. 554 pp. Publication 2724. Who will promote science, by Abbot; Recent discoveries and theories relating to the structure of matter, by Compton; The architecture of atoms and a universe built of atoms, by Abbot; Aeronautic research, by Ames, 5 plates; Photosynthesis and the possible use of solar energy, by Spoehr; Fogs and clouds, by Humphreys, 26 plates; Some aspects of the use of annual rings of trees in climatic study, by Douglass; The age of the earth, by Chamberlin, J.M. Clarke, E.W. Brown, & Wm. Duane; How deep is the ocean? By Abbot; Two decades of genetic progress, by East; Observations on a Montana beaver canal, by Berry, 6 plates; The republic of Salvador, by Standley; The tent caterpillar, by Snodgrass, 1 plate; Collections of Old World archeology, by Casanowicz, pp. 415-497, 57 plates. The use of idols in Hopi Worship, by Fewkes, 6 plates; Pit Houses, by Judd, 7 plates; Shake Religion, by Waterman, 2 plates; Askalon, by Gerstang, 3 plates; Home making, by Newell, 10 plates; Ideals of the telephone service by Carty. Very good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Antique ex-library.