Item #008526 Search for a Living Fossil: The Story of the Coelacanth; Eleanor Clymer; Illustrated by Joan Berg [publisher's special presentation binding]. Eleanor Clymer.
Search for a Living Fossil: The Story of the Coelacanth; Eleanor Clymer; Illustrated by Joan Berg [publisher's special presentation binding]

Search for a Living Fossil: The Story of the Coelacanth; Eleanor Clymer; Illustrated by Joan Berg [publisher's special presentation binding]

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1963. Hardcover. 126 p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Publisher's special presentation binding: half calf with six spine compartments between raised bands; gilt-tooled title in second compartment. Red-brown cloth over boards. Top page edges gilt. Red-brown endpapers. Although Clymer is best known for her many works of fiction for children, she also wrote a number of works about science for children. In this book, she presents the story of the Coelacanth, a fish thought to be extinct for 30 million years until a live specimen was discovered in 1938. In Near Fine Condition: small scrape on front cover; otherwise, clean and bright. Near Fine. Item #008526

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