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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
United States. Department of the Treasury (Commission on Fur-seal Investigations).
Fur seals and fur-seal islands of the North Pacific ocean.
Washington, Govt. Print. Office, 1898-99
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David Starr Jordan; George A Clark; Leonhard Stejneger; Bristow Adams; United States. Department of the Treasury. Commission on Fur-seal Investigations.; U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
|Notes:||Vol. 1: 249 pages,  leaves of plates ; v. 2: 250-606 pages ; v. 3: XII, 629 pages, LCV leaves of plates :  folded maps ; v. 4: 384 pages, 113 leaves of plates.
Volume 1 and 3 have fronticepiece.
Volume 4 has 25 folded maps at end (some color).
"Illustrated by photographs and by drawings from nature by Bristow Adams"
|Description:||4 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||pt. I. The history, condition, and needs of the herd of fur seals resorting to the Pribilof islands, by David Starr Jordan and George Archibald Clark. --
pt. II. Observations on the fur seals of the Pribilof islands, 1872-1897. --
pt. III. Special papers relating to the fur seal and to the natural history of the Pribilof islands. --
pt. IV. The Asiatic fur-seal islands and fur-seal industry, by Leonhard Stejneger.
|Responsibility:||by David Starr Jordan [and others].|