Adaptive Coloration in Animals

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Adaptive Coloration in Animals

By Cott, Hugh B.

SKU# 19021

$ 65.00

Pp. xxxii, 508; color frontispiece plate, 48 black-and-white plates, 83 text-figures.  Publisher’s original forest green cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, lg 8vo.  This well-known volume is about camouflage, warning coloration and mimicry in the animal world by the Cambridge zoologist Hugh Cott.  It was first published in 1940 and went through several reprintings.  From the research collection of Illinois State University herpetologist Lauren E. Brown with his signature on the front endpaper and his name stamps on the front endpapers and page edges.  Occasional underlining to pages 191 to 205 in the hand of Lauren Brown.

Publisher Methuen
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1966
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Later printing
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition