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Les Tortues de l'Indochine avec une note sur la pêche et l'elevage des tortues de mer par F. Le Poulain.

Bourret, Rene L.

Published by Villanova, PA: Society for the Study of Reptiles and Amphibians, . Reprint., 2005
Condition: A fine (new) copy.
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Pp. xiii, 235, (5, ads); 6 color plates, 48 black-and-white plates (mostly with multiple images), 11 text-figures (including 1 map). Publisher's original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and with gilt emblem on the front cover, brick red endpapers, lg 8vo. Originally published in Nhatrang, Annam by the Institut Océanographique de l'Indochine in 1941; this fine SSAR reprint faithfully reproduces the original edition. This is the first monograph on the turtles and tortoises of Southeast Asia. According to Adler (volume 1, pg. 107), the geographic coverage of this work extends "from Burma east through southern China, including Hainan island, and south to Singapore." This new edition also contains a biography of René Bourret (1884-1957) and his efforts to publish 'Les Tortues de l'Indochine' by Indraneil Das. No ownership marks and signs of use. Bookseller Inventory # 5628

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Title: Les Tortues de l'Indochine avec une note sur...

Publisher: Villanova, PA: Society for the Study of Reptiles and Amphibians, . Reprint.

Publication Date: 2005

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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