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The pearl oyster

Paul C. Southgate

The pearl oyster

by Paul C. Southgate

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Published by Elsevier Science in Amsterdam, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pearl oysters,
  • Pearl oyster culture,
  • Cultured pearls

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Paul C. Southgate, John S. Lucas
    ContributionsScienceDirect (Online service)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL430.7.P77 P42 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 574 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages574
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25558439M
    ISBN 100080931774, 0444529764
    ISBN 109780080931777, 9780444529763
    OCLC/WorldCa229026052

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