Snakes of Southern Africa

By FitzSimons, Vivian F. M.

SKU# 14377

$ 65.00

Pp. 423, 74 color plates (fine watercolors by P.J. Smit), 43 black-and-white photo-plates, 78 maps (one is folding), 106 text-figures (line-drawings). Publisher’s original tan cloth, lettered in gilt in a brown panel on the spine, color pictorial dust jacket, in the original card slipcase, 4to. Documents 137 snakes species that have been identified in the territory south of a line from the Zambesi to the Cunene Rivers. Every species is fully described with differentiating features and habits (from the jacket flap). From the library of G. Cosgrove with his signature on the front endpaper and printed name on the top page edge.

Publisher Macdonald and Co.
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1962
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes
Reprint No
Condition Near Fine
Condition Description A near fine copy in a slightly worn dust jacket (chipped at the top and bottom of the spine and with a closed tear on the front cover), in an original very good slipcase.
Limited Edition