Principles of Animal Taxonomy

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Principles of Animal Taxonomy

By Simpson, George Gaylord

SKU# 19101

$ 30.00

Pp. xii, 247; 30 text-figures (mostly line-drawings and phylogenies).  Publisher’s original blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, lg 8vo.  This volume provides a detailed introduction to the fundamental principles of animal taxonomy.  It is the only volume in English on the principles underlying the classification of animals, and the only modern treatment of the subject in any language. This volume is from the research collection of herpetologist Lauren E. Brown with his name stamp on the page edges, front endpaper, and page 86.

Publisher Columbia University Press
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1967
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Third printing
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description A near fine copy.
Limited Edition