Fishes of the Bahamas and Adjacent Tropical Waters

By: Bohlke, James, E. & Chaplin, Charles C.G.

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Slight waviness to cloth on exterior of spine, sharp corners, two impacts to front cover. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, appears new in every respect. Dust jacket has lots of edge and corner wear, small tears, is price clipped. Very large, encyclopedic reference, 771 pages plus 36 full page, full color plates, some photos, lots of b&w drawings, many figures depicting specific features of fish, lots of keys to specific genera or species of families with drawings. Each fish is I.D.'d with Distinctions, Coloration, Remarks, and Distribution. Contents include Introduction: a brief history of the study of Bahaman fishes, Scope of the book, How to use the book, The names of fishes, Measureing and counting a fish. Then Outline drawings of representative examples of the families of Bahaman fishes, followed by pp. 1 -- 731 Fishes of the Bahamas. Glossary, references, & Index at back.

Title: Fishes of the Bahamas and Adjacent Tropical Waters

Author: Bohlke, James, E. & Chaplin, Charles C.G.

Categories: Animals, Sea,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: Academy of Natural Sciences of philadelphis/ Livingston Publishing Co.: 1970

ISBN Number: 0870980068

ISBN Number 13: 9780870980060

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Size: XL

Seller ID: 131479