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British Naked-eyed Medusae: Pisces CD-book edition

Superb Pisce CD-book edition of a classic Victorian monograph, published by the Ray Society in 1848. The price is a drop in the ocean compared to purchasing a hardbound copy on the antiquarian market

Series: Ray Society Monographs - Pisces CD-book editions

By: Edward Forbes

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

Pisces Conservation

Compact Disc | Hybrid | Dec 2003 | #152633 | ISBN: 1904690084
Availability: Usually dispatched within 4 days Details
NHBS Price: £25.80 inc VAT $34/€29 approx

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Magnificent CD-book edition from Pisces, making available again the authoritative monograph on British Naked-eyed Medusae first published in 1848, now only available in hardcopy for those book collectors with very deep pockets.

From the publisher's announcement:

Published by the Ray Society in 1848, British Naked-eyed Medusae covers a group which was little-studied at the time. Much of the nomenclature has since changed, but the species descriptions and the 13 plates of hand-coloured illustrations remain invaluable. Now produced on 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 book is in Adobe Acrobat pdf format (with free Reader software supplied), allowing high-quality printing of the text and plates.

In addition, the plates are available separately as high-resolution images.

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