Burrows, Fredrika AlexanderThe Yankee Scrimshanders Taunton, MA William S. Sullwold Publishing 1973 First printing Wraps Near Fine Signed 79 pp. Signed by the author on the half-title page. A concise introduction to the history of scrimshaw.
Lubbock, Sir JohnThe Origin of Civilisation and the Primitive Condition of Man London Longmans, Green, and Co. 1889 Fifth Edition Hardcover Near Fine 554 pp. Bound in navy cloth with gilt decoration on the front board and the spine. Includes several black and white illustrations, notes, and an index. A Near Fine book with a few hints of wear to the edges of the boards and a bookplate on the front pastedown.