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Sowerby & Lear"s tortoises, terrapins, and turtles

Sowerby & Lear"s tortoises, terrapins, and turtles

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Published by Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles in [Athens, Ohio] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turtles -- Identification.

  • Edition Notes

    Facsimile reprint of: Sowerby, James de Carle and Lear, Edward. Tortoises, terrapins, and turtles. London : Henry Sotheran, Joseph Baer & Co., 1872.

    Other titlesTortoises, terrapins, and turtles.
    Statementwith a new introduction by Ernest E. Williams.
    SeriesFacsimile reprints in herpetology (Unnumbered) -- no. 28
    ContributionsSowerby, James de Carle., Lear, Edward, 1812-1888., Williams, Ernest E., Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL666.C5 S732
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 16 p., [31] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18979513M

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