New Zealand Spiders: An Introduction

By Forster, R. R. and L. M. Forster

SKU# 17216

$ 16.00

Pp. 254; 132 color photographs, 164 fine line-drawings and black-and-white photographs.  Publisher’s original dark brown cloth, color pictorial dust jacket, sm 4to.  The spider fauna of the island has many unique forms.  This work begins with a description of the morphology, behavior and lifeways of spiders in general.  After this the discussions turns to the various spider species that inhabit New Zealand.  There are superb halftone drawings and fine color photographs of many species.  Signature of former owner on the front endpaper.

Publisher Collins
Publisher Place Auckland, New Zealand
Date Published 1973
Date Published Estimated No
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with a few marginal tears repaired.
ISBN 978-0002115650
Limited Edition