Biology & Natural History

Fell, Howard Barraclough | The Phylogeny of Sea-Stars

  • First edition, first printing. The full issue of the journal, containing a single paper by the accomplished marine biologist Howard Barraclough Fell (1917-1994), who worked at Victoria University of Wellington and then Harvard. He was considered one of the world’s foremost experts on fossil sea urchins.

  • ...Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. Series B. Biological Sciences. No. 735, Vol. 246, pp. 381-435. 15 August 1963. London: The Royal Society, 1963.

    Tall quarto. Original light brown wrappers printed in black. Double-sided plate, diagrams within the text. Spine rolled and slightly faded, vertical creases to the lower wrappers, small abrasion to the top corner of the upper wrapper. Excellent condition.