Pp. 120, 36 text-figures, 8 full page black-and-white photo-plates each displaying 2 photos, 1 partly colored map of the expedition route. Later dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, lg 8vo. This volume documents the amphibians, turtles and crocodiles collected on the German expedition to the Gran Chaco, a vast prairie region in the interior of South Central South America (see Adler, vol. 1, pp. 77-78). The text is in German. Small herpetological bookplate of former owner on front attached endpaper, and small name stamp of same owner at the top corner of the title page. This work has become quite scarce. Light foxing to the half-title page and to the last page of the index; otherwise, a tight and clean copy in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen ...
Publisher: Stuttgart: Verlag von Strecker und Schroder, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1936
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