Contributions to the Herpetology of the Belgian Congo based on the collection of the American Museum Congo Expedition 1909-1915: Part I: Turtles, Crocodiles, Lizards and Chameleons + Part II: Snakes + Part III: Amphibia, 3 volumes, complete
By Schmidt, K. P. and Noble, G. K.
Pp. 385-624, 16 photo-plates, 22 maps, 27 text-figures; pp. 1-146, 22 photo-plates, 19 maps, 15 text-figures; pp. 147-347, 20 photo-plates, 8 text-figures. Original gray printed wrappers, lg 8vo. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, volume 39, article 2; volume 49, article 1 and volume 49, article 2. This is the first printing of this foundational work on the herpetology of central Africa. From the library of Edmund Malnate with his ink signature on the front wrapper of each volume. This work is rarely offered in its original state as 3 separate volumes in printed wrappers.
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||3|
|Condition Description||The front wrapper of part 1 is a bit browned with some professional repairs to paper on the spine; a clean, very good set with some pages unopened.|