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.