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The Best of the Nautilus: A Bicentennial Anthology of American Conchology

By: Abbott, R Tucker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Greenville, DE, American Malacologists: 1976

Seller ID: 52816


Edges very lightly foxed, In VG DJ; Signed and inscribed by editor. Brown faux leather hardback. B&W drawings, one color plate. Collection of writings taken from the first 20 years ) 1886-1927) of America's oldest mollusk journal ; 8vo (8.5 X 5.9 X 1.4 inches); viii + 280 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

Indo-Pacific Mollusca. Monographs of the Marine Mollusks of the World with Emphasis on Those of the Tropical Western Pacific and Indian Oceans (3 binders)

By: Abbott, R. Tucker (ed.)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Greenville, Delaware Museum of Natural History: 1968

Seller ID: 52781


Mild edgewear to binders, previous owner's bookplates inside front covers. These binders were assembled by previous subscriber. Although the binders are full, it is unclear if they are complete or assembled in the correct order; Signed by editor. Blue cloth binders. B&W and color illustrations. Binder 1: pp. 00-003 to 10-300, contains articles on Patellidae, Gabrielona, phasianella, littorinidae, terebellum, strombus and lambis. Binder 2: pp. 10-400 to 21-000, contains a... View more info

American Seashells

By: Abbott, R. Tucker (photos by Frederick M. Bayer)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, D. Van Nostrand: 1967

Edition: Eighth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52768


Edges slighlty darkened, in edgeworn/price-clipped/tape-repaired DJ (in protector) ; Signed/inscr by author. Green cloth hardback. Color & B&W photos, drawings. Indices. Describes 1500+ No. American seashells; 4to; xiv + 541 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Living Volutes of Africa

By: Aiken, D. W. and Fuller, K. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Myrtle Beach, SC, Richard E Petit: 1970

Seller ID: 52825


Paperback. Drawings. References, index. Errata sheet laid in. Study of seashells ; 8vo; v + 70 pages View more info

Sea shells of the Texas coast

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1972

Seller ID: 52766


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, in VG DJ ; Blue cloth hardback. B&W illustrations, maps. Glossary, bibliography, index. Part of The Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series; 4to (9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches); xvii + 298 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52864


Covers slightly age-toned; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52865


Covers slightly age-toned; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52866


Covers slightly age-toned, tape marks on title page; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

Distribution Patterns of Fish Eggs in the U.S. Northeast Continental Shelf, 1977-1987

By: Berrien, Peter and John Sibunka

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Seattle, U. S. Department Of Commerce: 1999

Seller ID: 5136


Wraps. Maps, graphs. Appendix; 4to; iv + 312 pages View more info

Silver Swimmer

By: Bock, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Lyons & Burford: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 4759


In DJ; Red cl spine/blue boards. B&W photo. Appendices, biblio, index. Acct of efforts to preserve & restore Atlantic Salmon; 8vo; xvi + 416 pages View more info

Seals and Sea Lions of the World

By: Bonner, Nigel

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Blandford: 1994

Seller ID: 7367


In DJ; Black cl. Color photos, maps. Further reading, index; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

Seashells of Oman

By: Bosch, Donald and Eloise

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Longman Group Ltd: 1982

Seller ID: 52787


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, in VG DJ ; Black cloth hardback. Color photos, B&W drawings, map. Glossary, index. ; Small 4to (9.60 X 7.60 X 0.70 inches); 206 pages View more info

Seashells of Eastern Arabia

By: Bosch, Donald T, S. Peter Dance, Robert G. Moolenbeek and P. Graham Oliver

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dubai, UAE, Motivae Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 52783


In VG+ DJ; Signed by all authors. Signed, handwritten letter from author (Bosch) to previous owner laid in. Illustrated hardback binding. Color & B&W photos. Glossary, references, index. Limited first edition (No. 177); 4to (12.44 X 9.21 X 1.34 inches); 296 pages; Signed by All Authors View more info

Living Terebras of the World: A Monograph of the Recent Terebridae of the World

By: Bratcher, Twila & Walter Cernohorsky

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, FL, American Malacologists: 1987

Seller ID: 52762


Previous owner's bookplate, In VG DJ; Hardback (white cloth spine/blue boards). Color & B&W photos. Glossary, bibliography, index. Guide to family of molusks ; 4to (9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches); 240 pages View more info

Cowries of the world

By: Burgess, C. M

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Capetown, SA, G. Verhoef and Seacomber Publications: 1985

Seller ID: 52767


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, no DJ as issued; Photo hardback binding. Color & B&W illustrations, maps. Glossary, bibliography, index. Errata sheet laid in. Study of family of seashells ; 11.60 X 8.20 X 1 inches; xvi + 289 pages View more info

The Living Cowries

By: Burgess, C. M

Price: $45.00

Publisher: South Brunswick, NJ, A. S. Barnes: 1970

Seller ID: 52789


Lightl foxing to frontispiece, previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, in chipped DJ; Tan cloth hardback. Color plates, B&W drawings, maps. Glossary, bibliography, index. Study of family of seashells; 4to (11.30 X 8.80 X 1.30 inches); 389 pages View more info

The Rocky Coast

By: Carson, Rachel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Nyston, McCall: 1971

Seller ID: 30391


In lightly edgeworn/soiled DJ, prelims sl browned/foxed; Black cl spine/blue patterned boards. Color & B&W photos. Illustrated chapter excerpted from THE EDGE OF THE SEA; 4to; x + 118 pages View more info

It's Easy to Say Crepidula (Kreh PID' yu luh): A Phoenetic Guide to Pronunciation of the Scientific Names of Sea Shells and a Glossary of Terms Frequently Used in Malacolgy

By: Cate, Jean M and Selma Raskin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA, Pretty Penny Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 52863


Paperback. B&W drawings. References, index; 4to; 155 pages View more info

Marine Shells of the Pacific (2 Vols)

By: Cernohorsky, Walter O.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pacific Publications: 1972

Seller ID: 52788


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpapers, In lightly edgeworn djs ; Cloth hardbacks. B&W photos, map endpapers. Appendices, indices. Vol I: 1971 revised edition, 248 pp. Vol II: 1872, 411 pp. ; 8vo View more info

Sea-Lilies and Feather-Stars. (Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Volume 72, Number 7)

By: Clark, Austin H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution: 1921

Seller ID: 52819


Previous owner's address label on cover; Paperback. 43 pp + B&W illustrations. Study of marine animals from the crinoid family; 8vo; 43 pages View more info