Books  Zoology  Invertebrates  Arthropods  Arachnids 

The Comity of Spiders, Volumes I & II: Pisces CD-book edition

Bristowe's classic work on British spiders now available again as a Pisces CD-book

Series: Ray Society Monographs - Pisces CD-book editions

By: WS Bristowe

CD book for Windows and Mac, with fully searchable text and navigation

Pisces Conservation

Compact Disc | Dec 2004 | #153172 | ISBN: 190469019X
Availability: Usually dispatched within 3 days Details
NHBS Price: £48.65 inc VAT $60/€55 approx

About this product

Please note: this software was written and designed before 64-bit operating systems (OS) were introduced. If you are running a 64-bit OS, such as a 64-bit version of Windows Vista or Windows 7, this software may not function. Please note that suppliers do not accept returns of sealed software that has been opened, and NHBS can therefore not refund such items. If in doubt, please contact customer services or the software supplier to enquire after compatibility before purchasing this item.

Long one of the most expensive Ray Society monographs on the antiquarian market, this superb Pisces CD-book makes Bristowe's classic work available again as a CD-book.

From the publisher's announcement:

W.S. Bristowe's 2 volumes of The Comity of Spiders were completed in 1939 and 1941, and significantly increase the understanding of the spiders of Britain. As well as distribution by county for the known species, the books cover, in considerable depth, distribution by environment, dispersal, estimates of spider populations, predators and prey of spiders, defence, and mating strategies and habits.

Pisces Conservation are pleased to have worked in collaboration with the Ray Society, the original publishers of the books, to re-issue them in electronic form.

Both volumes are now available on a single CD, for Windows PCs and Macs, with fully searchable text and hyperlinks for ease of navigation.

The quality of reproduction of illustrations and text is excellent.

The books are in Adobe Acrobat pdf format (with free Reader software supplied), allowing high-quality printing of the text and plates.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

The Spiders of Great Britain and Ireland (2-Volume Set)

NHBS Price: £115.00 $141/€129 approx

A Guide to House and Garden Spiders

NHBS Price: £3.50 $4/€4 approx

A Guide to the Spiders of Australia

NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

Guide to Harvestmen of the British Isles

NHBS Price: £4.50 $6/€5 approx