George Brettingham Sowerby - British conchology : molluscs inhabiting the British isles - 1854

Description
George Brettingham Sowerby - British conchology : molluscs inhabiting the British isles - 1854
Bindings, Biology, Collected works, History, Illustrated, Natural History - Quantity: 1 - Book

Book is in good condition good binding surface wear to boards bright tooled gilt decoration to spine and front board 20 full page coloured plates with numerous images to each plate - delicate colours

Each mollusc is described in detail including fresh and sea water mussels [ Unionidae and Mytilidae ] collectable book index of genera and families to rear of book

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Biology, Collected works, History, Illustrated, Natural History
Author/ Illustrator
George Brettingham Sowerby
Book Title
British conchology : molluscs inhabiting the British isles
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1854
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
- Lovell Reeve
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
298
Dimensions
18×15 cm
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