Jachowski, Leo A. and Donald C. Scott.
Title Abbreviations of Authors' Names in Malacology.
Publisher No publication info.
Seller ID 18159scs
Quarto, paperbound, 38 pp. Near-Fine. The abbreviations of authors names in zoology and botany appear to have begun almost with the launching of scientific nomenclature about the middle of the eighteenth century. As the scientific treatment of the fauna and flora has broadened throughout the world and generations of biologists have succeeded generations, the number of abbreviations of the kind has also increased as now to constitute a formidable list, as the present compilation will attest...