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The Scallop. Studies of a Shell and Its Influences on Humankind, Cox, Ian. Editor

Author Name    Cox, Ian. Editor

Title   The Scallop. Studies of a Shell and Its Influences on Humankind

Binding   Decorated Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   No Additional Printings Indicated

Size   4to - 9 Inches-12 inches tall

Publisher   London The Shell Transport and Trading Company Limited 1957

Seller ID   2345

135 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover, red cloth attactively decorated with gilt in shell motif. Several smudges to front board and light rubbing at edges and corners. Decorated endpapers with identification keys to the shells depicted on them. Owner name on half-title, else clean and unmarked. Generously interspersed with color photographs and illustrations. Contents: Foreword - Lord Godber; Shell: A Word's Pedigree - B. Woledge; The Living Scallop - W.J. Rees; A Symbol in Ancient Times - Sir Mortimer Wheeler; The Badge of St. James - Christopher Hobler; The Cradle of Venus - James Laver; Escallops in Armory - Sir George Bellew; An Excursion iinto the Americas - Adrian Digby; The Scallop at the Table - Paul Gautier; List of Illustrations. #2345.

Price = 14.00 USD


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