Some rare and beautiful books to discover

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Title : The shell book
Author : ROGERS Julia E.
About : An exhaustive book about marine shells, freshwater shells, and terrestrial shells of Australia.
Description : Format of 250x175x58 mm, 503 pages, very numerous pictures in colours and in black and white, draws and sketchs in black and white, detailed nomenclature
Edition n°1 : april 1908 - out of print
Version : english
Availability : 1 used Copy in good condition

Title : A revue of the volutidae
Author : SMITH M.
About : A comprehensive work on marine, freshwater, and terrestrial shellfish from Australia
Description : 345x180x43 mm format, 487 pages, 14 color plates, 30 black and white plates, numerous photos, drawings, sketches, and maps in black and white, detailed nomenclature
Edition n°1 : year 1942 - out of print
Version : english
Availability : out of print

Title : Australian shells
Author : ALLAN Joyce
About : A comprehensive work on marine, freshwater, and terrestrial shellfish from Australia
Description : format 345x180x43 mm, 487 pages, 14 color plates, 30 black and white plates, numerous photos, drawings, sketches, and maps in black and white, detailed nomenclature
Edition n°1 : year 1950 - Epuisé
Edition n°2 : year 1959 - Epuisé
Versions : english
Availability: 1 used Copy in good condition

Title : An illustrated handbook of shells in natural colours from the japanese islands and adjacent territory
Authors : HIRASE Shintaro and TAKI Isao
About : A comprehensive manual on shellfish from Japanese islands and adjacent territories
Description : 215x160x26 mm format, 124 pages, 130 color plates, 4 black and white plates, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1951 - out of print
Version : japanese
Availability : 1 used Copy in good condition

Title : A field guide to shells of the pacific coast and Hawaï
Author : MORRIS Percy A.
About : A good ground guide on shellfish from the different Pacific coasts and Hawaï
Description : format de 190x120x18 mm, 220 pages, 8 color plates, 40 black and white plates, black and white drawings, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1952 - out of print (Year 1952 - Out of print)
Version : english
Availability: out of print

Title : Beauties from the bottom of the sea
Author : LAROUSSE
About : A comprehensive book on underwater organisms in general
Description : format de 273x215x17 mm, 103 pages, many color and black and white photos, detailed nomenclature
Edition : octobre 1955 - out of print
Version : french
Availability : out of print

Title : The great barrier reef and adjacent isles
Authors : GILLET Keith et Mc NEILL Frank
About : A comprehensive book on the Great Barrier Reef and surrounding Australian islands
Description : format de 245x180x21 mm, 194 pages, many color and black and white photos, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1959 - out of print
Version : english
Availability : 1 used Copy in good condition

Title : Coloured illustrations of the shells of Japan (I)
Author : TADASHIGE Habe
About : Coloured illustrations of the Shells of Japan
Description : format de 215x155x30 mm, 239 pages, 71 color plates, numerous drawings, sketches, and black and white photos, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1959 - out of print
Version : japonese
Availability : out of print

Title : coloured illustrations of the shells of Japan (II)
Author : TADASHIGE Habe
About : Coloured illustrations of the Shells of Japan
Description : format de 215x155x28 mm, 183 pages, 66 color plates, numerous drawings, sketches, and black and white photos, detailed nomenclature
Edition n°2 : year 1961 - out of print
Version : japonese
Availability : out of print

Title : Coloured illustrations of the shells of Japan
Author : TETSUAKI Kira
About (About) : Coloured illustrations of the Shells of Japan
Description : format de 215x155x28 mm, 239 pages, 71 color plates, numerous drawings, sketches, and black and white photos, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1961 - out of print
Version : japonese
Availability : 1 used Copy in good condition

Title : Handbook for shell collectors
Author : FREEMAN WEB Walter
About : A good manual on various shells from around the world
Description : format de 232x160x21 mm, 264 pages, 112 black and white plates, black and white drawings and sketches, detailed nomenclature
Edition : year 1960 - out of print
Version : english
Availability : out of print