The Second Great War No. 59

A Scientific Survey^ of Life s Unfolding Pictured in Natures Own Glory of Colour THE STORY O F AND THEIR EVOLUTION AnEnt i rely N e wand Original Work By EILEEN MAYO Foreword by Prof. JULIAN HUXLEY, F.R.S. 'T'HIS magnificent new work is the most attractively written and sumptuously illus­trated book on its vast and important subject ever published. In the hands of the gifted author- artist evolutionary biology is presented, not in the dry-as-dust style of the usual scientific text-book, but in a vivid, “live” and fascinating manner, easy for all to read and understand. It is something unique in the world of books— something never before attempted. The charming illustrations with which the book abounds and the authoritative and delightfully interesting text combine to give an THINGS i AND THEIR ]EVOLUTION The above photographs, greatly reduced in size, will give you some dea o f the beauty o f THE STORY OF LIVING THINGS. It is inbound an attractive shade of blue Rexine decorated with real English gold lettering and design. The open volume shows two o f the 320 pages, everyone printed in full colour. A n Opportunity You Should Not Miss! Just sign and post the format right, and on acceptance we will send you the volume, carriage paid, to examine for one week free. You may either return it to us within 8 days to end the matter, or you may keep it on the easy terms outlined. NOTE :If you do not wish to cut this coupon ,send a postcard (mentioning “Second Great War "No ,59) to theW a verley Book C o .,who will b e pleased to send a printed application inform its place. excellent popular presentation of the subject. In his foreword to the volume Prof. Huxley, whose name is world-famous in biology and zoology, says: “This book can be commended as pro­viding the layman with a picture of life’s unfolding and of the rich variety it has produced more vivid than most professional biologists could achieve.' To everyman, woman and child alive to the wonder and beauty of nature and seeking to know more of the myriads of existences, different from our own, by which we are surrounded, this volume will prove as entrancing as it is instructive. It is the nature book supreme. Nearly 1,000 Superb Illustrations in FULL COLOUR Every page of this volume is illustrated in beautiful life-like colour. These charming and unusual illustrations, specially prepared for the work regardless of expense, at once at­tract our attention and capture our fancy. They arc not merely decorative, but scien­tifically accurate. Here nature is seen in all her rich variety of form and colour. Strange or beautiful creatures that live in the depths of the sea, in streams and rivers, in the jungle, in the hedgerow's, woods and meadows of our countryside prehistoric animals plant life of every description, all are faithfully portrayed by the artist. An Ideal Xmas Gift POST THIS AT ONCE (or SEND I POSTCARD—see note at foot) j FREE EXAMINATION FORM T o the WAVER L E Y BOOK COL I M I TED .96 and 9 7 .Far ring i lon Street ,LON DON.E .C .4. IMeasc m iiU uie, carriage paid, lo r seveu day s’F U E E examination .TUB STOHY O F LIVING THINGS ,complete tn one volume. It Is under•stood tlia t I may return tlio work on tb e elu'htll day after I reoeivo It. •and that there the matte rends. If I keep the volume. I will send you J dll ihe eighth day a First Payment of 6 ,'-,and. beginning thirty days after. •six further consecutive monthly payments of 6 /•each, thus completing .the purchase price. !CASH PKICE WITHIN 8 DAYS. JE2. I Occupation State it Householder Pare n luSt's nature required II under 2 1 Hate S.G .W .59 PLEASE F I L LIN ALL PAR TIC U LARS ASKED Englaifd and published on the 15th of each month by the Proprietors, The A glam a mated Press ,Ltd .,The Fleetway House, Farringdon idon, E.C.4. Solo Agents for Australia and New Zealand :Messrs. Gordon& Gotch, Ltd. and for South Africa •Central News ’Agency,'' Registered tor transmission by Canadian .Magazine Post. *°X T Printed in Street, London, Ltd. S.V .THE STORY OF LIVING THINGS
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