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The Limits of the Earth - Fairfield Osborn

Faber & Faber, 1954, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded. Price Clipped. Tanning to the blanks. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight.

From the cover: “The Limits of the Earth? They are the limits which the earth herself puts upon the power of us men to reproduce ourselves. Through scores of thousands of years the human race has slowly spread over the earth’s vacant spaces, never thinking of any limit to its numbers. Now the problem of how the earth can feed this swarming population has acquired a gigantic question mark.

Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 175

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