KEEPING AND BREEDING AMPHIBIANS: Caecilians, Newts, Salamanders, Frogs and Toads

By: Mattison, Chris

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223pp., illustrated throughout: mostly identifying photographic colour plates, supported by several b/white halftone plates and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Amphibians, being creatures that spend their lives partly in water and partly on land, can pose particular problems when it comes to their care in captivity. The author, a noted herpetologist, provides expert guidance in this ground-breaking book with much information available for the first time . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Editorial Note. Introduction. Part 1/ General Principles. 2/ Caecilians, Newts and Salamanders. 3/ Frogs and Toads. Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 555g.

Title: KEEPING AND BREEDING AMPHIBIANS: Caecilians, Newts, Salamanders, Frogs and Toads

Author Name: Mattison, Chris

Categories: Animals/Reptiles/Birds/Insects, Natural History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Blandford: 1993

ISBN Number: 0713723289

ISBN Number 13: 9780713723281

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013498

Keywords: Natural History, Amphibians (Keeping and Breeding), Animal Husbandry, Biology, Herpetology, Description and Identification, Handbooks, Mattison, Chris