National Geographic : 1913 Nov
T ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA E11THON NEW 1~J~ij~J1JiEDITION Closing of the subscription lists for the New ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA 11th Edition, 29 volumes, published by the Cambridge University Press, of England. Price to be increased from $29 to $50, according to the binding. No more monthly payments. NOW-$4.75 a volume, and sold direct to the public for monthly instalments, the complete set delivered on a first payment of only $5.00. THEN-5.75 a volume, for full cash payment, through agents and booksellers only. INDIA PAPER AND ORDINARY PAPER The extraordinary compactness, flexibility, and lightness of the India paper edition, in its various bindings (occupying a cubic space of but 2 feet) immediately appealed to the general public. Of the 51,(A) sets already bought, 912 per cent. have l)een on India paper and only SY2 per cent. on ordinary paper, the same as that used for the old 9th edition, and those are chiefly for public institutions. THE BINDINGS Of the bindings, the dark red full morocco edition forms the handsomest addition to any library, worthy a collection of the most expensively bound books; the dark green sheepskin, by its extreme flexibility, the ease with which it is handled, and its comely appearance, has proved by far the most popular with the general public; the cloth binding has been regarded as entirely satis factory by those who had to choose the cheapest form. There is also a beautiful binding Form of Subscription for the LAST SALE on the (India paper) in full limp velvet Instalment System and Before the Price is Increased suede, prayer Book style, round corners, gilt edges. Having ex treme flexibility, being lined with THE i ENCYCLOPIAEDIA BRITANNICA Co., leather, the backs may be folded 120 XWest 3 2nd Street, New York back against each other and the Please send me the new Encyclopaedia iBritairilca, i ith edition, 29 volumes, volume may be doubled up and published by The Cambridge University Press, of England. I encloses slipped into a coat pocket. First payment being (al s entpai, m"fu and I agree to send the second and all subsequent payments on the corresponding day of each following month until payment is complete, in accord ance with the style of binding and tihe terms of payment indicated by the X I have placed in one of the squares below, showing my selection. It is agreed that I shall keepl ) the 1AN ORDER FORMV books, but the title does not pass to me until thle total amount has been paid. Terms, F.0.I 1 . New York. Please indicate style of binding desired by marking a cross X in one of the is printed opposite. It should squares shown below, be cut off and mailed at once. INDIA PAPER After this Sale these The reader, unless he wishes to Strongly recomnnended, especially in the Lezat/her bindings. Prices will be deny himself and, it may be, D CLOTH (ordinary covers). his children the possession of 31 monthly payments of $..00 $29.00 more, the most wonderful book in the 12 .. 11.87 . 8 e)9 i. e , world, has before him a simple 4. . 3S1 $166.73 cash. Cash Price . . . . .. 137.75 alternative: I FULL SHEEPSKIN (flexible). He can purchase the new 37 monthly payments of $5..00 $36.50 more, Encyclopaedia Britannica NOW 12" 11.29 i.e. 8(. . 21.22 $203.2 cash, for $4.75 a volume, while the Cashice.. . .06 option of making monthly pay CashPrice . . . . . . 166-75.;j F FULL MOROCCO (flexible). ments is still open to him. 47 monthly payments of . . $5.00 $50.00 more, OR, 12 t5 ' i 2 e ., 8 '27.;6 $2Ii7.30 cash. he can obtain the Work LATER, 4 51" - 4.751 Cash Price . . . . . . 217.50 from an agent or bookseller, NAT-<,1,-. for $166.75 cash, and propor Name__ ....... tionately higher prices in the Address___ better bindings. Should you for any reason Occuialionz contemplate purchasing the or If i busi sdinary, or thick, paper impression, add buszizess address. .. please write for a special order If you wish to have a bookcase for the India paper impression, please mark a cross X form. The cash prices are, Cloth, in one the squares shown below. (130.50(to be increased $29.00), -- ] (1) Single tier, solid mahogany : $141.50 cash (or 3 monthly payments of $5.00after $3 . $11 L payments for the book are completed). or 29 monthly payments of $5.00 D,. _ . ,.,, ^- , /. , r^-n ^ each. Also bound in Half-Morocco 2) Two tier, solid mahogany: $8.75 cash (or 2 monthly payments of $5.00 each), each. AlsooundinHalf-Morocco (2* 'and Full Morocco.