The Sperm whale, Physeter catodon
By Matthews, L. Harrison
Pp. 76; 9 full page photo-plates, 67 text-figures. Publisher’s original printed light blue wrappers, lg 4to (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Discovery Reports volume 17. The current name of the sperm whale is Physeter macrocephalus; this toothed whale has the largest brain of any animal. From the library of C.B. Wislocki with his name stamps on the front wrapper; also stamped “with the author’s compliments” on the front wrapper.
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
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|Condition Description||Paper at the top of the spine chipped; a tight, very good copy.|