An Introduction to the Study of Embryology
24cm x 17cm. xxx, 336 pages, black and white illustrations. Red cloth, gilt lettering, blind triple rule and decoration.
‘An Introduction to the Study of Embryology’ was the first published book by Alfred Cort Haddon (1855-1940). Originally a biologist he later became an influential anthropologist and ethnologist conducting notable fieldwork in the Torres Strait and effectively founding the School of Anthropology at Christ’s College, Cambridge.
Ex-Universitat Sidneiens Bibliothec, library binding and stamps. Rebacked. Minor soiling to first and last page. Signature of Dr. Gary Simes. Good Condition (ex-library).