Title SEA SHELLS OF THE TEXAS COAST
Book Condition Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher University of Texas Press 1971
0292701373 / 9780292701373
Illustrator Illustrated by Gates, Jean Bowers
Seller ID 1788
Number 5 of the Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series Series; B&W Photographs; 298 pages; Dust jacket has few chips and tears along edges; has price on flap; has new BroDart cover. Green cloth covers have light sunning along bottom edge; otherwise in very good+ condition. Inside pages are in excellent condition with no writing, marks or tears. Illustrated with 369 black and white mollusk photos by Jean Bowers Gates and 65 line drawings by author.
From front flap: "This book will introduce the layman and the collector to a wonderful world of which he may be only dimly aware - mostly spiral, delicate, tinted and banded and spotted in all the colors of the rainbow, almost microscopic - yet to be found along the nearest beach. "