The Intellectual Observer Review of Natural History Microscopic Research [1862 · 9 Volumes]]
Book Condition: Acceptable to Very Good
Dust Jacket Grade: No Jacket
Year: 1862 - 1868
Publisher: Groombridge and Sons
Additional Condition Info: Please refer to pictures for overall condition.
Books are Ex-Library Books. All contains library markings and some light foxing can be found.
Missing Volumes 4, 6, and 11.
See each volume for date on title page.
Volume I: (Acceptable) Cover contains stains and heavy wear along joints and spine. The pack joint of spine is completely torn and fraying at the top. Front cover has almost separated and hanging on by a thread. Back cover also is showing separation but still attached. Front endpage to title page is loose from binding. The Rest of the pages and binding are in good shape.
Volume II: (Acceptable) Back cover has completely separated. Front cover contains heavy wear and partial separations
Volume III:  (Acceptable) Large tear on front joint. Back joint is scotched taped on the outside and inside of book. Page 165/166 and Feet of Arachnidae plate is loose. The rest of the pages and binding are in good shape.
Volume V:  (Good) Cover contains moderate wear and some stains. inside front joint shows heavy wear. Front endpage is becoming loose. The Rest of the pages and binding are in good shape.
Volume VII:  (Good) Cover shows moderate wear including some staining and scuffs. Inside joint shows above normal wear but still attached. Pages and Binding are in good shape.
Volume VIII:  (Good) Cover shows minor wear including some staining and scuffs. Pages and Binding are in good shape.
Volume IX:  (Acceptable) Front cover has detached and is held on by spine and contains stains. Spine contains heavy tear. Title page is loose.
Volume X:  (Very Good) Cover contains minor wear including light stains and scuffs. Pages and binding are in great shape.
Volume XII:  (Good) Cover contains moderate wear. Small tears along spine and edges. Pages from front endpage to page 2 are becoming loose from binding. The Rest of the pages and binding are in good shape.
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A book that looks new but has been read. Contains no identifying marks from previous owners or bookstore
A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover. Very minimal wear and tear. Pages are free of any highlighting or notes. May contain identifying marks from previous owner or bookstore
Very minimal damage to the cover. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged. May Contains minimal
highlighting/underlining/notes. May contains identifying marks from previous owner or bookstore.
A book with obvious wear. May have minor damage but nothing that compromises the legibility or understanding of text. May
contain heavy highlighting, underlining or/and notes.
All significant defects will be
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hinges, pages, etc.
Any defects will be noted.
Dust Jacket Grading
(A) Excellent condition, may show the smallest signs of
shelf wear if any.
(B) Shows minor shelf wear, contains some tiny tears or
creases along edges.
(C) Contains moderate shelf wear, some noticeable small
tears and stains.
(D) Contains medium sized tears and may have some very
(F) Contains heavy wear and tear, portions of the DJ may have been ripped off and is missing. May Contain heavy staining.