The Fossil Mammals from the Tertiary deposit of Taben-buluk, western Kansu, Part II: Simplicidentata, Carnivora, Artiodactyla, Perissodactyla and Primates

By Bohlin, Birger

SKU# 17363

$ 38.00

Pp. 259; 9 full page plates (halftone drawings and black-and-white photographs).  Light tan printed wrappers, lg 4to.  Documents the proposed Oligocene vertebrate fauna of Western Kansu province including the description of the proposed primate, Kansupithecus.  This is part II only of a two part set; part II covers the following groups: Simplicidentata, Carnivora, Artiodactyla, Perissodactyla and Primates.  The text is completely in English.  Report from the Scientific Expedition to the north-western provinces of China under the leadership of Dr. Sven Hedin: The Sino-Swedish Expedition Publication no. 28, VI – Vertebrate Paleontology, part 4.  Also published as Paleontologia Sinica, new series C, number 8b, whole series number 123b.  No ownership marks and many pages are uncut and un-opened.

Publisher The Sino-Swedish Expedition
Publisher Place Stockholm
Date Published 1946
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Some sunning to the outer margins of the front wrapper, small bump to the front outer corner; a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.
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