THE COLLECTOR'S MANUAL OF BRITISH LAND AND FRESHWATER SHELLS. By Lionel Ernest Adams.

THE COLLECTOR'S MANUAL OF BRITISH LAND AND FRESHWATER SHELLS. By Lionel Ernest Adams.
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Author Adams (Lionel Ernest).
Book Code 24897
ISBN B002726KA8
Book Description Slight staining to pages. Good-plus in modern cloth binding.

1884 1st edition. Small 8vo. Ppvi,125,ii[blank],viii. Hand coloured plates, b/w line illustrations by Gerald W. Adams and the author.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1884
Publisher George Bell and Sons.
Place London.
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"Containing figures and descriptions of every species, an account of their habits and localities, hints on preserving and arranging, etc.; the names and descriptions of all the varieties and synoptical tables showing the differences of species hard to identify." This is a detailed description of species and sub-species, taxonomically arranged, with detailed notes on identification. Good hand-coloured plates. Still useful and a classic in its genre.

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