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field guide to the snakes of Southern Africa

Vivian F. M. FitzSimons

field guide to the snakes of Southern Africa

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snakes -- Africa, Southern -- Identification.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [213]

    Statement[by] V. F. M. FitzSimons; with twelve colour plates [by] A. H. Barratt.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221 p., 32 plates.
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17886502M
    ISBN 1000012193272


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