Vertebrate Fauna of the Malay Peninsula from the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore Including the Adjacent Islands: Reptilia and Batrachia

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Vertebrate Fauna of the Malay Peninsula from the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore Including the Adjacent Islands: Reptilia and Batrachia

By Boulenger, George A.

SKU# 17486

$ 400.00

Pp. xiii, 294; 79 text-figures, 1 large folding map at rear.  Publisher’s original dark brown cloth, blind-stamped with decorations on the front and rear covers, spine lettered in gilt and with gilt panel lines, original clay-coated dark brown endpapers, lg 8vo.  A detailed review of reptiles and batrachians of the Malay Archipelago defined as the area south of British Burma and the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore and including all adjacent islands within the twenty-fathom line but excluding the Rhio-Lingga archipelago.  There is a great section on the turtles and tortoises of the area as well coverage of numerous species of the Geckonidae.  From the research library of Kevin H. Marx with his signature and address on the front blank endpaper.  Almost no signs of use.

Publisher Taylor and Francis
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1912
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Slight wear to the cloth at the head and foot of the spine; a bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
ISBN
Limited Edition