253 pp. Salmon pink cloth covers with black lettering on spine. Significant wear and soiling to cover faces, edges and corners. Corners are bumped and rubbed to boards. Bubbling and marks to front and back cover, spine ends are bent and fraying. Foxing and marks to page edges. Cocked spine. Previous owner's name written on front free endpaper, bookstore sticker adhered to front inside cover. Broken hinges, spine is loose and broken throughout interior. Some interior pages are chipped along edges, some with minor foxing. Book in Fair to Good- condition. View More...
Melbourne, Australia, Australian Government Melbourne, Australi: 1948
Seller ID: 000206
Condition: Very Good
196 pp. + plates. Intensive study resulting from investigations into pelagic fishery resources of the southeastern Australian area from the Tropic of Capricorn to part of the Australian coast between May 1948 and January 1941. Conducted aboard the reseach vessel M.V.Warreen, of the Commonwealth Council for Scientific and Industrial Research. The work, essentially taxonomic, was carried out at 304 stations during a 2-1/2 year period. It was found that, next to crustaceans, tunicates comprise the chief portion of the zooplankton. This handbook is designed to provide a comprehensive guide to the... View More...