Ophidians, zoological arrangement of the different genera, including varieties known in North and South America, the East Indies, South Africa, and Australia:
By Higgins, S. B.
Their poisons, and all that is known of their nature; their galls, as antidotes to the snake-venom
Pp. 239; 14 text-figures. Publisher’s original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and on the front cover, blind-stamps with multiple border lines on the front and rear covers, 8vo. An authoritative review of the actions of serpent-poisons and the use of serpent galls to cure snake-bite. From the research library of herpetologist Richard D. Worthington with his signature on the front endpaper and the rear endpaper. The rear endpaper states this book was a gift to Worthington from Michael D. Sabath dated May, 1967. Rare worth seldom offered.
|Publisher||Boericke and Tafel|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Light edge wear to cloth; a bright and clean copy in near fine condition.|