The books each measure about 10" x 13". They are each 500 - 700 pages long. The books are leather bound with gilding at the edges.The are inscribed inside by Minnie Woollacott Brown, Lakeview, IL and also have her bookplate inside. The books are full of wonderful wood engravings and color illustrations. They have full indexes in the back. Volume I - Mammalia - Quadrumana / Cheiroptera / Ferae / Insectivora / Pinnipedia / Cetacea / Rodentia / Ulgulata / Edentata / etc. Volume II - Birds - Accipitres / Passeres / Scansores Columbe / Gallinae / Struthiones / Grallae / Anseres etc. Volume III - Fishes and Reptiles - Chelarians / Emydosauri / Ophidia / Batrachia / Pseudosauria / Meantia / Chondropterygh / Anathopterygii / Malacopterygii / Plectogenathi / Cyclostomi / Ganolepidoti / Cephalopoda / Tetrabranchiata / Acephala / Brachiopoda / Nucleobranchiata / Pulmonifera / Coleoptera / Drmaptera / Crustacea / Arachnidae / Myriapoda / Annuylata / Radiata / Acalepha / Zoophytes / Rotifera / Fhizopoda / Infusoria / Porifera etc. The books have some wear from age.
The cover is splitting from a spine a bit in the 3rd volume. Volume I has some discoloration on the tops and bottoms of some of the pages at the end. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "antmuffin" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.