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Seashells of the World by R. Tucker Abbott
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  1. Shells of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies (Peterson Field Guides) by Percy A. Morris (1973)
  2. Seashores by Herbert Spencer Zim (1955)
  3. Simon & Schuster's Guide to Shells (Nature Guide Series) by Bruno Sabelli (1980)
  4. Rocks and Minerals by Herbert S. Zim (1957)
  5. Fishes: A Guide to Familiar American Species by Herbert Spencer Zim (1955)
  1. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells by National Audubon Society (1981)
  2. Seaside Naturalist: A Guide to Study at the Seashore by Deborah A. Coulombe (1984)
  3. Seashells by S. Peter Dance (1971)
  4. Shells (Peterson First Guides) by Jackie Leatherbury Douglass (1989)
  5. American Seashells; The Marine Molluska of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America by R. Tucker Abbott (1954)



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I've had this one since I was a kid. Every year we vacationed on the coast of Maine and it proved invaluable in identifying our daily finds! ( )
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R. Tucker Abbottprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Zim, Herbert Spencermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Sandstrom, George F.Illustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sandstrom, MaritaIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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This introduction to the world of marine seashells emphasizes the most attractive and best known species. This guide will help you to identify, classify, and understand the beautiful shells you see and collect.
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A guide for the identification of shells, including general information on mollusks and advice on shell collecting and study.

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