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Herpetological Contributions of Wilhelm C.H. Peters.

Peters, Wilhelm C. H.

Published by Ithaca, NY: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, . First edition., 1995
Condition: A fine (new) copy.
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Pp. 714, (4, ads), (1); frontispiece portrait of Peters, some black-and-white photos and halftones. Publisher's original red cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and on the front cover, gray patterned endpapers, thick 4to. This volume documents the life and published works of Wilhelm Peters, arguably the greatest German herpetologist of the 19th century. The forward is by Aaron Bauer, Rainer Gunther and Meghan Kipfel. The text is in English and in German; only 500 copies were printed. This volume is from the research library of herpetologist Kevin W. Marx with his signature on the title page. Bookseller Inventory # 5962

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Title: Herpetological Contributions of Wilhelm C.H....

Publisher: Ithaca, NY: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, . First edition.

Publication Date: 1995

Book Condition:A fine (new) copy.

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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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