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I have some old books in fair condition 1,The Chromosomes

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hello I have some old books in fair condition 1,The Chromosomes by M.J.DWHite
the 2ndThe Ecologyof Animals by
Charles Elton a and the third Sex Determination by F.A.E Crew
all also state they are Methuens Monograph on Biologcal subjects.. I believe them to be around the late 1940-to 1950s any help or advice as to their worth would be much appreciated thank you cathy Di Franco
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  ExpertAppraiser replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the question! It would be my pleasure to assist you.
The market for old textbooks is rather limited and one where supply exceeds demand. White's text on Chromosomes sells at the $8 to $15 level, typically: see: and Elton's Ecology of Animals sells at similar price levels, see also:
The third book on Sex Determination is a bit more, at the $15 to $25 level, typically (there are numerous variants of all of these books, but nearly all are common, see finally,
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