Near Fine. Book Minor exterior rub marks on rear. No. 3 of the St. Paul's Bibliographies, being an annotated work of Dr. Martin Lister's books, as well a showing how Lister built up his own pioneer work on Conchology, culminating in his "Magnum Opus, Historiae Conchyliorium"-apprreciated as a landmark in this branch of natural history. Illustrated.
Very Good. Limited edition of 350 copies. Cloth, gilt shell on cover, 8vo, xii, 52 pp. 64 entries. A typically interesting Keynes bibliography: Lister, as well as being regarded as "the father of English conchology" published works in a number of fields including medicine, the natural history of spiders, beetles, butterflies and moths, fishes and geology.
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