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Title: The Russian Fur-Seal Islands
Description: Washington: Government Printing Office, 1897. First edition Pp. 148, 66 plates (11 are folding maps and 55 black-and-white photo-plates). Publisher's original brown cloth, decorative blind-stamps on the front cover, spine lettered in gilt, sm 4to. Bulletin of the U.S. Fish Commission, volume 16 for 1896. The complete volume is offered; it also includes 'A report upon salmon investigations in the head waters of the Columbia River' by Evermann, 'The artificial propagation of the rainbow trout,' by Seagle, 'The artificial propagation of salmon on the Pacific coast,' by Stone, and 'Deep sea exploration of the Steamer Albatross,' by Tanner. Signed in pencil on the front endpaper: 'compliments of H.A. Jackson.' Slight edge wear to cloth, a few tiny spots to cover; a tight and clean copy in very good condition..

Keywords: Marine mammals seals fur seal Callorhinus ursinus Russian Fur-Seal Island Pribilof Islands Northern Fur Seal Islands

Price: US$ 60.00 Seller: Natural History Books
- Book number: 3717

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