Records of the Dominion Museum, Volume I, [No. 2]

By: Oliver, W. R. B. (Director); contributors: W. J. Phillipps; J. T. Salmon; R. R. Forster; W. R. B. Oliver

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No signatures. Some foxing. A 30mm tear to corner of title leaf. A 40mm tear to paper at head of front joint. A 30mm chip to tail of paper spine. A couple of 8mm tears to margins of front wrapper. Foxing to wrappers. ; This is Volume I, Number 2 of the Records of the Dominion Museum. [ii], 69-231 pages + plates. Printed paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 245 x 153mm. This issue includes a long article "Carved Maori Houses of the Eastern Districts of the North Island" by W. J. Phillipps on pages 69-119, with black and white plates for this article numbered from 22 to 51 (plates 1-21 were in Volume I, Number 1 of this serial). Plate 52 is an attractive colour plate of the Ribbon Fish, Trachipterus jacksoniensis, accompanying the article "An Immature Trachipterus from French Pass" by W. J. Phillipps. Plate 53 is another colour plate showing insect larvae, accompanying the article "New Genera, Species and Records of New Zealand Collembola, and a Discussion of Entomobrya atrocincta Schott" by J. T. Salmon. The remaning plates in this volumes, plates 54-73, are all b&w line figures or b&w photographic illustrations. The other articles in this issue are: "The Genus Megalopsalis Roewer in New Zealand, with Keys to the New Zealand Genera of Opiliones" by R. R. Forster; "The Vegetation and Flora of D'Urville and Stephen Islands" by W. R. B. Oliver; and "The Veronica-like Species of New Zealand" by W. R. B. Oliver. Keywords: Maori carving; Entomology; Hebes. ; 8vo

Title: Records of the Dominion Museum, Volume I, [No. 2]

Author Name: Oliver, W. R. B. (Director); contributors: W. J. Phillipps; J. T. Salmon; R. R. Forster; W. R. B. Oliver

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, Dominion Museum: 1942-1944

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

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