Before the Dawn of History

By: Knight, Charles R.

Price: $55.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


119 pp. on coated stock. Heavy soil amd a few dark spots on cream cloth, pastedown illustration of mastadon on front board is scuffed. Hinges starting, binding fairly loose, front preliminary blank page with gift insription, dated 1935, detached but laid in. This scarce work contains more than 40 full page sepia-toned illustrations of various dinosaurs and prehistoric humans by Knight, known for his museum murals of prehistoric life. His text, written for young adult students, explains how artists derive images from fossil study. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in. By 12 in.

Title: Before the Dawn of History

Author Name: Knight, Charles R.

Illustrator: Knight, Charles R.

Categories: Art, Rare/Scarce, Nature/Animals,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: New York, Whittleey House: 1935

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 009869

Keywords: ART. NATURE. DINOSAURS. EARLY HUMANS.