The Shell: Five Hundred Million Years of Inspired Design


Sea shells have enchanted mankind as far back as human records go. Their variety of shape, color, structure, texture, and modes of adaptation seems inexhaustible. Today the passion of shell collecting is greater than ever. This is one of the most beautiful and revealing presentations of sea shells ever published. With a dramatic layout and design, stunning black-and-white photographs, and numerous breathtaking colorplates.

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Specimen Size

Weight 112 oz
Dimensions 29.5 × 28 × 5 cm



New, but jacket cover color is fading and it has some scuffing.