The Natural History of Rennell Island, British Solomon Islands, Volumes 1-4: Scientific Results of the Danish Rennell Expedition in 1951 and the British Museum (Natural History) Expedition in 1953

By Wolff, Torben (editor)


$ 50.00

Pp. 228; 234; 132; 120, 64 plates (black-and-white photos, halftones, line-drawings of fishes, mollusks, invertebrates, botanical specimens, butterflies, and bats, etc.), some text-figures.  Publisher’s original tan printed wrappers, lettered in black on the spine and front cover, lg 8vo.  The subtitles of the volumes follow: Volume1 - Vertebrates; Volume 2 - Invertebrates (in part); Volume 3 - Botany and Geology; and Volume 4 - Invertebrates and additional vertebrates.  The front covers have the initials W. M. B., dated May 2, 1962; the volumes also bear the signature A. P. White at the top of the front wrappers.  Additionally, the front covers of three volumes have some underlining to the titles and the volume numbers and dates are written on them.  The contents of the volumes show no signs of use.

Publisher Danish Science Press
Publisher Place Copenhagen
Date Published 1958-1962
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Some light edge wear to the wrappers, aside from the notes on the front wrappers, a tight and clean copy in very good condition.
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