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Florida sea shells.

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Date Issued:
1936
Summary:
Focusing on Florida, the book includes a history of sea shell collecting, information on the live inhabitants of the shells, and how to care for a shell collection.
Title: Florida sea shells.
Alternative Title: Sea shells.
Name(s): Aldrich, Bertha
Snyder, Ethel
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: bibliography
text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1936
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication: Boston, Mass.
New York, N.Y.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: viii, 126 pages, 11 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 19 cm.
Language(s): English
Summary: Focusing on Florida, the book includes a history of sea shell collecting, information on the live inhabitants of the shells, and how to care for a shell collection.
Table of Contents: I. Romance of the beaches -- II. History of mollusks --III. Bivalves or pelecypods -- IV. Univalves or gastropods-- V. Armed mollusks or cephalophods -- VI. Tooth shells or scaphopods -- VII. Other creatures of the sea -- Appendix -- 1. Collecting shells -- 2. Mounting shells.
Target Audience: Grades 6-8
Identifier: AAC3708QF00001/23/200704/10/200712194BnamI? D0QF (FCLAZ), FHP C CF 2007-1-23 (DNX), FCLA url 20070328xOCLC (snx), 100000190 (oclc), FCLA url 20070410 (snx), CF00001741 (IID), 2703429 (digitool), ucf:21841 (fedora)
Note(s): The verso of each plate contains letterpress descriptive of plate opposite.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [115]-116) and index.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2007. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically reproduced by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Subject(s): Mollusks -- Florida
Shells -- Florida
Depression and the New Deal Years in Florida, 1930-1941
Natural history
Library Classification: QL415.F6 A4 1936
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/tc/fhp/CF00001741.jpg
Owner Institution: UCF
Original Title: Florida sea shells.
36027247
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
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