Record number 12/4999
Author British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology
TitleThe gigantic land-tortoises (living and extinct) in the collection of the British Museum / By Albert C. L. G. Günther.
ImprintLondon :: Printed by order of the Trustees, 1877.
Physical Descriptioniv, [2], 96 p., LIV litho. pl. (some fold.) : illus. (map.) 34 cm. (4°).
Responsibility NoteWith lithographic plates signed as drawn by C. L. Griesbach, G. H. Ford, or W. H. Wesley; drawn and lithographed by R. Mintern; and printed by Mintern Bros.
SubjectTestudinidae.
Binding Note19th-century tan ribbed cloth, upper cover blocked in gilt: 'GIGANTIC LAND-TORTOISES. / [short rule] / BRITISH MUSEUM.' ; spine unlettered.
ProvenancePresented by the Trustees of the British Museum in 1879.
Contributors Albert C. L. G. Günther, 1830 - 1914
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