List of Snakes in the Indian Museum

By Sclater, W.L.

SKU# 15988

$ 25.00

Pp. 79. Original one-quarter brown cloth over gray printed boards (hardback), 8vo. A catalog of the 3001 snakes housed in the Indian Museum as of 1891. Thirty of the 278 taxa mentioned are type specimens; the types include 12 described by Blyth, 5 by Blanford, 5 by Sclater, 3 by Stoliczka and Anderson and 2 by Theobald. This monograph is from the research library of herpetologist Kevin W. Marx with his signature on the front endpaper.

Publisher Trustees of the Indian Museum
Publisher Place Calcutta
Date Published 1891
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very Good
Condition Description Some browning of the endpapers and a few tiny pin holes in text otherwise a very good copy.
Limited Edition