Pp. xxiv, 687; numerous graphs, tables, maps, line drawings and black-and-white photographs. Publisher's original charcoal gray cloth with a red title label on the spine, all lettered in gilt. Volume II covers the venomous snakes, lizards, frogs and salamanders of the world in 60 chapters by noted authorities. There are two chapters on the Gila monster by Ernst R. Tinkham. Decorated bookplate of Roger Caras on the front endpaper. Caras (1928 -2001) was an American wildlife photographer, writer, wildlife preservationist and television personality. There are some pencil checkmarks in the table of contents in the hand of Caras.
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Book Description Academic Press, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Academic Press, 1970. Very good. , Hardcover, Text clean, bright. Binding tight. Library stamps on endpapers and edges. Light wear to dust jacket. 687 pages. Vol. 2: Venomous Vertebrates. Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers since 1933. We pack and ship with care. Book. Bookseller Inventory # LINCBOOK031708
Book Description Academic Press, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First. Binding tight and straight, inner pages clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is price-intact, small edgechips and light rubbing, now protected within mylar cover. ; Vol. 2; 9.10 X 6.20 X 1.40 inches. Bookseller Inventory # 47352