Books  Invertebrates  Molluscs  Molluscs: General 

Shells from the Greek Seas

Out of Print

By: Marianne Delamotte and Evi Vardala-Theodorou

323 pages, Col plates, figs, maps (slipcase)

Goulandris Natural History Museum

Hardback | Dec 2001 | #128762 | ISBN: 9608519381
Out of Print Details

About this book

Originally published in Greek in 1994, this is the English edition of the classic work. Superbly illustrated with numerous full page colour photographs, the book presents the most beautiful and outstanding shells of the Greek shores. Extensive research and systematic studies were carried out for the production of this publication, which is a major contribution to the malacological knowledge of the Greek seas. information is provided on molluscan morphology, physiology, anatomy, and distribution. three hundred and sixty species are displayed together with many drawings and photographs of the shores. Chapters are included to describe the relationship between man and shell and present guidelines on the collection and conservation of shells.
The historical introduction to the title was written by Professor William T. Stearn.

Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Slugs and Snails

NHBS Special Offer Price: £29.99 £34.99 (Save £5.00) $40/€34 approx (ends 31/12/2018)

Slugs of Britain and Ireland

NHBS Price: £16.50 $22/€19 approx

Land Snails in the British Isles

NHBS Price: £9.50 $13/€11 approx

Snails on Rocky Sea Shores

NHBS Price: £19.99 $26/€23 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194