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Collection Building in Ichthyology and Herpetology.

Pietsch, Theodore W. and Anderson, William D. (editors).

Published by Lawrence, KS: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, . First edition., 1997
From Natural History Books (Iowa City, IA, U.S.A.)

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Pp. xiii, 593; numerous black-and-white photos and halftones. Publisher's original blue cloth, lettered in silver on the spine and front cover, gray pictorial dust jacket, lg 4to. Special Publication number 3, American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists. Divided into seven parts, this large volume contains 37 chapters by a total of 54 researchers in ichthyology and herpetology. The focus is historical; it documents collectors of the 19th and 20th centuries who built the collections that exist in museums around the world today. This volume is from the research library of herpetologist Kevin W. Marx with his signature on the front endpaper. A fine (new) copy in a fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 5963

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Title: Collection Building in Ichthyology and ...

Publisher: Lawrence, KS: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, . First edition.

Publication Date: 1997

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Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at or by calling (319) 354-9088.

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