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introduction to conchology

or, Elements of the natural history of molluscous animals.

by Johnston, George

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Published by J. Van Voorst in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mollusks

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy George Johnston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL403 .J72
    The Physical Object
    Pagination614 p.
    Number of Pages614
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6970118M
    LC Control Number06018760
    OCLC/WorldCa588055

    The book Zoological Illustrations, describes the original figures and descriptions of New, Rare, or Interesting Animals, Selected Chiefly from the Classes of Ornithology, Entomology, and Conchology, and Arranged on the Principles of Cuvier and Other Modern Zoologists by William Swainson, F.R.S., F.L.S., member of the Wernerian Society of Edinburgh. As improbable as it sounds today, the only book published under Edgar Allan Poe’s name to go into a second edition during his lifetime was The Conchologist’s First Book - a textbook about seashells. In fact, there was even a third edition, of which we hold a copy in Rare Books and Special Collections.

    The book gives a comprehensive overview of the 14 Genera and other taxonomic groups of the Terebra family and features an introduction by Philippe Bouchet. Along with 48 pages of descriptive text, the handsome A4 formatted hardcover presents collectors with excellent photography and HD imaging (including many additional images throughout the.   Rudiments of Conchology by Mary Anne Venning. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Venning, Mary Anne: Title: Rudiments of Conchology Intended as a familiar introduction to the science. Language: English: LoC Class: QL: Science: Zoology: Subject: Shells -- Juvenile literature Read this book online: HTML: erg.

    An Introduction To The Study Of Conchology: Including Observations On The Linnaean Genera, And On The Arrangement Of M. Lamarck () Samuel Brookes. Published: ; ISBN: ; Bookseller: Ergodebooks. Land and fresh-water shells: an introduction to the study of conchology. WILLIAMS J W, TAYLOR J W & DENISON ROEBUCK W Published by London: Swan Sonnenschein ().


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The text was based on Manual of Conchology by Thomas Wyatt, an English author and : Edgar Allan Poe. An introduction to the study of conchology: including observations on the Linnæan genera, and the arrangement of M. Lamarck, a glossary, and a table of English names [Samuel Brookes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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We also have a book on conchology owned by Thomas Jefferson () that was part of the collection sold to the Library of Congress inElements of Conchology, or, An Introduction to the Knowledge of Shells by Emanuel Mendes da Costa. Thankfully it survived the Capitol Hill fire and is available for scholars to use.

Conchology (from Ancient Greek: κόγχος konkhos, "cockle") is the study of mollusc logy is one aspect of malacology, the study of molluscs; however, malacology is the study of molluscs as whole organisms, whereas conchology is confined to the study of their includes the study of land and freshwater mollusc shells as well as seashells and.

Introduction to the Conchologist's First Book. [page 5, unnumbered:] INTRODUCTION. ———— T HE term “Conchology,” in its legitimate usage, is applied to that department of Natural History which has reference to animals with testaceous coverings or is not unfrequently compounded [[confounded]] with Crustareology, but the distinction is obvious and radical, lying.

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London, J. Van Voorst, (DLC)   Elements of conchology: an introduction to the natural history of shells and of the animals which form them Item Preview This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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(Samuel); Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de, ; Dall, William Healey,former owner. Elements of conchology, or, An introduction to the knowledge of shells‎ (14 F) G Gifts from the Ebb Tide (The Shell Book) (Shiohi no tsuto) MET JIB47 ‎ (27 F). - Wodarch's introduction to the study of conchology: Biodiversity Heritage Library Stay safe and healthy.

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On 30 pages and five amazing full colour plates suitable for identification on generic level, the authors present a current overview of systematics and taxonomy, including all recent species, subspecies, forms and variations of Volutidae.

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Lamarck, a glossary, and a table of English names: illustrated with coloured plates" by S. (Samuel) Brookes,Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de,Dall, William Heal.Text: Edgar Allan Poe (ed.

J. A. Harrison), “Preface and Introduction to the Conchologist's First Book,” The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe — Vol. .