Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of S. Y. "Scotia" During the Years 1902, 1903, and 1904, Under the Leadership of William S. Bruce, Vol. 6: Zoology; Parts I.-XI. Invertebrates (Classic Reprint)

Save £0.90
filler

Title: Hardback
Price:
Sale price£26.13 Regular price£27.03

Description

Excerpt from Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of S. Y. "Scotia" During the Years 1902, 1903, and 1904, Under the Leadership of William S. Bruce, Vol. 6: Zoology; Parts I.-XI. Invertebrates

Volume VI. Is the second Of Scotia Reports, the publication of which has been aided by a Government grant, the first instalment of which was paid on September 15th, 1911. It is a further contribution to Antarctic and Atlantic Invertebrate Zoology. Special thanks are again due to those who have voluntarily given their time and who have put their best work into its pages.

The same principle has been followed as in the case Of Volume V., there being no distinction Of nationality made where a zoologist is recognised as being facile princeps in his group. France, Switzerland, New Zealand, Wales, England, and Scotland have all taken part in the compilation of Volume VI. The cost Of publication has again been considerably reduced by the co-operation of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, that has, in most cases, passed the communications through its Transactions, and has thus helped in bearing the primary cost Of setting up type and illustrations. Microscopic Life and Rhizopoda Of Gough Island have been passed through the Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society, and'the expensive Entomostraca monograph of Dr scott has been aided by a grant Of £56 from the Carnegie Trust Of the Universities Of Scotland. At the head Of each monograph the actual dates of publication, communication, and issue appear, also the original source of publication. Original pagination is recorded at the foot Of each page independently Of the pagination Of the Volume.

Most of the communications deal with Antarctic and sub-antarctic species, but some deal with tropical and sub-tropical forms collected on the outward and homeward passages of the Scotia. Some of the communications are supplementary to those in Volume V.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Details

Publisher - Forgotten Books

Language - English

Author(s) - Scottish National Antarctic Expedition

Hardback

Published Date - August 22 2019

ISBN - 9780267485024

Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.5 cm

Page Count - 415

Payment & Security

American Express Apple Pay Google Pay Maestro Mastercard Shop Pay Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

You may also like

Recently viewed