Hardcover, oversized, 4to., cloth boards in dustjacket with some shelf-wear, foxing on the early pages, black & white photos, maps, illustrations, colour plates, references, index, 1203pp. Book which was published in fairly small numbers, making it very difficult to obtain. One of the early books to Michael Archer's long writing career. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Vertebrate Zoogeography & Evolution In ...
Publisher: Carlisle, Hesperian Press, 1984.
Book Description Perth, Hesperian Press, ., 1984. Illusts. profusely with photographs, maps and drawings. (illustrator). Large thick 4to.or.cl. QUARTO SIZE. HARDCOVER. PAGES: (1208pages). First and only edition. Very good copy in dust jacket, bar foxing / discolouration to outside page edges. #AAA1. Vertebrate Zoogeography & Evolution in Australasia / Australia: Animals in Space & Time. Bookseller Inventory # 18451
Book Description Carlisle: Hesperian Press, 1984., 1984. Quarto,1203 pp.,text illustrations, signature, very good copy in dustwrapper, scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 9528
Book Description Hesperian Press, Perth, 1984. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. VERY HEAVY. xxiv, 1203pp, index, num bw & col ills, maps. Or red cloth in jacket. Minor toning and marks to page edges. Slight lifting of jacket laminate at top of front panel, toned rectangle from original price sticker on front panel. Much nicer than usual copy of this scarce, massive work on the evolution and zoogeography of Australasian vertebrates. Sections as follows: Backgound; Fish; Amphibians; Reptiles; Birds; Mammals; New Zealand, New Guinea and Lord Howe Island. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 031133