Coloured Illustrations of the Shells of Japan

By: Kira, Tetsuaki

Price: $30.00

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1955 SUMPTUOUS SMALL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE SHELLS OF JAPAN. 8 1/2 inches tall hardcover, green cloth binding, gilt title (in Japanese) to cover and spine, color photograph of shells to cover, pictorial endpapers, [x], 204 pp, hundreds of color photographs of shells on 68 pages, with names in Latin and Japanese, text in Japanese, separate English and Japanese indexes. Near fine in very good cardboard slipcase with title in Japanese and color photographs front and back.

Title: Coloured Illustrations of the Shells of Japan

Author Name: Kira, Tetsuaki

Categories: Biology, Marine biology, Natural history,

Edition: First English edition

Publisher: Osaka, Hoikusha: 1955

Seller ID: 943

Keywords: biology; Conchology; Japan; molluscs; plates