Quantity: 1 available
Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. Original paper wrappers, bound in hard card covers, with cloth spine & paper title label on front cover. In good condition. Some minor rubbing on edges. Bookplate inside hard covers (University of London). Paper wrapper a little rubbed on edges, with a few faint marks. Very good for its age. A few pages very slightly creased at bottom corner. Generally clean & tight. 35 text pages. With large fold out map of Aleutian Islands. A rare example of a report on wild life in the Bering Straits and the factors influencing the decline of the sea-otters with recommendations to remedy this. The original report is bound into hard card covers, keeping the original paper covers.
Title: A Report on the Sea-Otter Banks of Alaska. Range And Habits Of The Sea Otter; Its Decrease Under American Rule, And Some Of The Causes; Importance Of The Sea Otter To The Natives Of Alaska Inhabiting The Aleutian Islands; Proposed Regulations For 1898.
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,
Publisher: Washington; Government Printing Office. 1897 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 66389
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY CALVIN LEIGHTON HOOPER, Report, Sea-Otter Banks, Alaska, Range, Habits, Decrease, American Rule, Causes, Natives, Aleutian Islands, Proposed Regulations For 1898, wild life, Bering Straits, decline, recommendations,