Guide to Seashells of the World
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Guide to Seashells of the World

by A. P.H. Oliver, James Nicholls
     
 

A comprehensive illustrated identification guide to over 1,200 species of seashells from all around the world.
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A comprehensive illustrated identification guide to over 1,200 species of seashells from all around the world.

Editorial Reviews

E-Streams
Great gift book for beachcombers and seashell collectors. Highly recommended as a book to be used rather than merely perused.
— Lynn C. Westney
Salem Statesman-Journal
A lovely and exciting guide... accurate color drawings, accompanied by a useful and concise textual description.
— Dan Hays
American Reference Books Annual, Volume 36 - Mark Wilson
A wonderful introduction to the diversity of marine shells and the hobby of collecting them... an excellent place to start learning about seashells and their classification.
E-Streams - Lynn C. Westney
Great gift book for beachcombers and seashell collectors. Highly recommended as a book to be used rather than merely perused.
Salem Statesman-Journal - Dan Hays
A lovely and exciting guide... accurate color drawings, accompanied by a useful and concise textual description.
Birdbooker Report 215, The Guardian - Ian Paulsen
An ideal reference for shell aficionados. A useful guide for shell collectors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781552979433
Publisher:
Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date:
08/07/2004
Series:
Firefly Pocket Series
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
593,945
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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Meet the Author

A.P.H. Oliver is an avid collector and has gathered shells all over the world. Many of the specimens for this book are from his extensive private collection.

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