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Old Fourlegs

James Leonard Brierley Smith

Old Fourlegs

the story of the coelacanth.

by James Leonard Brierley Smith

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coelacanthidae.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL638.C65 S6 1956, QL638.C65 S6 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p.
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18166293M
    LC Control Number56004566

      To do so, he has taken JLB Smith’s best seller, Old Fourlegs The Story of the Coelacanth, about searching for and finding the prehistoric-looking fish between and , and written his own book. Apart from explaining the life and evolution of Latimeria chalumnae, which is the Old Fourlegs from the title, it also gives us a live and colourful insight into time between years s and 5/5(1).

      Old Forelegs, the story of the Coelacanth by , was first published in and was the book about the discovery of the once thought to be extinct Coelacanth. Smith published Old Fourlegs: The Story of the Coelacanth in , a book that was later translated into seven languages, although the American version omitted the nickname in the . His book was eventually published in six English editions and translated into nine foreign languages. Mike Bruton's The Annotated Old Fourlegs includes a facsimile reprint of the original book.

    When scientist JLB Smith published Old Fourlegs: The Story of the Coelacanth in , he created an international sensation. A dramatic account of the discovery of a creature thought to have been extinct for 65 million years, the book . Mike Bruton’s The Annotated Old Fourlegs includes a facsimile reprint of the original book, to which he has added notes and images in the margins that provide an interesting and revealing.   An encyclopedia gave me the title of a book, "Old Fourlegs: the Story of the Coelcanth" by J.L.B. Smith, a scientist who played a key role in the hunt for a living specimen.


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