List of Mammals from Somali-land obtained by the Museum’s East African Expedition + Catalogue of Mammals from the Olympic Mountains, Washington

By Elliot, Daniel G.

SKU# 12948

$ 33.00

Pp. 35, 14 full page photos-plates + pp. 37, 17 photo-plates. Early black cloth, gilt-lettered on the spine, 8vo. Field Columbian Museum, Zoological series, volume I, no. 1. The entire issue of volume I (325 pages) is offered here. Elliot led the expedition to East Africa that collected the mammals reported here. In addition Elliot was the first naturalist to penetrate the rain forests of the Olympic Mountains of Washington. Nearly all of the other papers in this volume are also authored by D.G. Elliot on mammals. One additional title includes “Description of apparently new species and sub-species of mammals from Oklahoma territory.” Bookplate of the Reading Public Museum on the front endpaper, museum name stamp on the rear endpaper, and white call number on the spine, no signs of use and no other museum marks.

Publisher Field Columbian Museum
Publisher Place Chicago
Date Published 1897-1899
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes
Reprint No
Condition Very Good
Condition Description Bright, clean, very good copy.
Limited Edition