Bone for Bone by Margaret Cosgrove 1st Edition Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1969 Biology Anatomy Vertebrates YA Juvenile Non Fiction


Title: Bone for Bone

Author: Margaret Cosgrove

Description: First Edition. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering. Very small inscription on front paste-down, light spot of soiling on title page, otherwise pages are clean and binding is tight. Dust jacket has light edge wear; a couple small closed tears to top edge; front flap clipped but still showing the publisher's original price. DJ in clear archival sleeve. Index. 128 pp. 9.25 x 6.75 inches.

Surveys the whole class of vertebrates in head-to-toe detail, bringing to light resemblances which point clearly to a common origin, not only for mammals, but for reptiles, amphibians, and fish too. Covers bones, muscles, organs, morphology, and evolution. Aimed at junior high level readers, possibly late grade school. Written and illustrated by Margaret Cosgrove.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Good+

Publisher: Lutterworth Press
Publisher Place: London, U.K.
Year: 1969

Pages: 128

Language: English


Keywords: anatomy, comparative anatomy, young adult, ya, juvenile, biology, evolution, morphology, physiology,

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