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The Best of the Nautilus: A Bicentennial Anthology of American Conchology

By: Abbott, R Tucker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Greenville, DE, American Malacologists: 1976

Seller ID: 52816

ISBN: 091582602x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Edges very lightly foxed, In VG DJ; Signed and inscribed by editor. Brown faux leather hardback. B&W drawings, one color plate. Collection of writings taken from the first 20 years ) 1886-1927) of America's oldest mollusk journal ; 8vo (8.5 X 5.9 X 1.4 inches); viii + 280 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

American Seashells

By: Abbott, R. Tucker (photos by Frederick M. Bayer)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, D. Van Nostrand: 1967

Edition: Eighth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52768

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Edges slighlty darkened, in edgeworn/price-clipped/tape-repaired DJ (in protector) ; Signed/inscr by author. Green cloth hardback. Color & B&W photos, drawings. Indices. Describes 1500+ No. American seashells; 4to; xiv + 541 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Sea shells of the Texas coast

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1972

Seller ID: 52766

ISBN: 0292701373

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, in VG DJ ; Blue cloth hardback. B&W illustrations, maps. Glossary, bibliography, index. Part of The Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series; 4to (9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches); xvii + 298 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52864

Condition: Very Good


Covers slightly age-toned; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52865

Condition: Very Good


Covers slightly age-toned; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

A glossary of a thousand-and-one terms used in conchology. Supplement to Volume 7, March 15, 1965 of The Veliger

By: Arnold, Winifred H

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, California Malacozoological Society: 1965

Seller ID: 52866

Condition: Very Good


Covers slightly age-toned, tape marks on title page; Paperback. B&W drawings, appendix ; 4to; 50 pages View more info

Distribution Patterns of Fish Eggs in the U.S. Northeast Continental Shelf, 1977-1987

By: Berrien, Peter and John Sibunka

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Seattle, U. S. Department Of Commerce: 1999

Seller ID: 5136

Condition: Very Good


Wraps. Maps, graphs. Appendix; 4to; iv + 312 pages View more info

Silver Swimmer

By: Bock, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Lyons & Burford: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 4759

ISBN: 1558212515

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In DJ; Red cl spine/blue boards. B&W photo. Appendices, biblio, index. Acct of efforts to preserve & restore Atlantic Salmon; 8vo; xvi + 416 pages View more info

Seashells of Eastern Arabia

By: Bosch, Donald T, S. Peter Dance, Robert G. Moolenbeek and P. Graham Oliver

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dubai, UAE, Motivae Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 52783

ISBN: 1873544642

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Signed by all authors. Signed, handwritten letter from author (Bosch) to previous owner laid in. Illustrated hardback binding. Color & B&W photos. Glossary, references, index. Limited first edition (No. 177); 4to (12.44 X 9.21 X 1.34 inches); 296 pages; Signed by All Authors View more info

Living Terebras of the World: A Monograph of the Recent Terebridae of the World

By: Bratcher, Twila & Walter Cernohorsky

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, FL, American Malacologists: 1987

Seller ID: 52762

ISBN: 091582616X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's bookplate, In VG DJ; Hardback (white cloth spine/blue boards). Color & B&W photos. Glossary, bibliography, index. Guide to family of molusks ; 4to (9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches); 240 pages View more info

Cowries of the world

By: Burgess, C. M

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Capetown, SA, G. Verhoef and Seacomber Publications: 1985

Seller ID: 52767

ISBN: 0620054832

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper, no DJ as issued; Photo hardback binding. Color & B&W illustrations, maps. Glossary, bibliography, index. Errata sheet laid in. Study of family of seashells ; 11.60 X 8.20 X 1 inches; xvi + 289 pages View more info

The Rocky Coast

By: Carson, Rachel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Nyston, McCall: 1971

Seller ID: 30391

ISBN: 0841501114

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


In lightly edgeworn/soiled DJ, prelims sl browned/foxed; Black cl spine/blue patterned boards. Color & B&W photos. Illustrated chapter excerpted from THE EDGE OF THE SEA; 4to; x + 118 pages View more info

Marine Shells of the Pacific (2 Vols)

By: Cernohorsky, Walter O.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pacific Publications: 1972

Seller ID: 52788

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's bookplate on front free endpapers, In lightly edgeworn djs ; Cloth hardbacks. B&W photos, map endpapers. Appendices, indices. Vol I: 1971 revised edition, 248 pp. Vol II: 1872, 411 pp. ; 8vo View more info

Johnsonia: Monographs of the Marine Mollusks of the Western Atlantic. Volumes 1-4: Numbers 1 to 48

By: Clench, M.J. (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University: 1970

Seller ID: 52805

Condition: Good+


Previous owner's name penned on front free endpaper of Vol 1, previous owner's bookplates on front free endpapers of Vols 2 & 3, mild foxing to preliminaries of Vol. 3; Tipped in photo and signature from editor on page facing title page in Vol. 3. Each volume approximately 300 - 400 pp. B&W illustrations, indices (except Vol 4). Vol 1: Numbers 1-18, 1941-1945 (1968 facsimile paperback reprint). Vol 2: Numbers 19-32, 1946-1953 (blue cloth hardback). Vol 3: Numbers 33-39, ... View more info

A Catalog of Popular Marginella Species with Values

By: Clover, Phillip

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Glen Ellen, CA, Self-Published: 1968

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52826

Condition: Very Good


Author's name/address penned inside back cover; Signed and inscribed by author. Paperback with tipped-in color photo on cover. B&W photos. Supplement laid in. Listing of seashells comprising species of seashell, with values for collectors ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages; Signed by Author View more info

History of Shell Collecting

By: Dance, S. Peter

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, E. J. Brill: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52776

ISBN: 9004080635

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Signed and inscribed by author. Blue cloth hardback. xvi + 265 + 32 B&W plates, color frontispiece. Appendices, bibliography, index. Limited edition No. 15 ; 8vo (9.45 X 6.30 X 1.02 inches); xvi + 265 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Out of My Shell: A Diversion for Shell Lovers

By: Dance, S. Peter, Harlan E. Wittkopf & Anne Joffe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sanibel Island, FL, C-Shells-3, Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 52817

ISBN: 0976956705

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued ; Signed by all 3 authors on bookplate. Illustrated hardback binding. Color and B&W illustrations. Collection of writings on seashells. Limited edition (number 176 of 500 copies) ; 8vo (9.2 X 6.9 X 0.7 inches); 212 pages; Signed by All Authors View more info

Culture and Diseases of Game Fishes

By: Davis, H. S

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Univ. Of California Press: 1970

Seller ID: 36866

ISBN: 0520002938

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


In lightly edgeworn/tanned DJ; Green cloth hardback. X + 332 pp. B&W illustrations. Appendices, biblio, index; 8vo; x + 332 pages View more info

Siput Dan Kerang Indonesia (Indonesian Shells), 2 Volumes

By: Dharma, Bunjamin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Pernerbit : PT. Saran Graha: 1992

Seller ID: 52823

Condition: Very Good


In Indonesian and English. Paperbacks. Color photos, drawings, map. Glossaries, bibliographies, indices. Vol I: 1988, xiv + 111 pp. Vol II: 1992, 135 pp ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Reflections on an Aquarium

By: Garibaldi, Louis E

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Drum Communications: 1992

Seller ID: 9682

ISBN: 0963215000

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ; Black cl. Unpaginated (apprx 100 pp) . Photos & descriptions of marine life at NY Aquarium; Oblong 8vo View more info