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a collector and student of mollusc shells

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The 200-year-old signed first edition of the Universal Conchologist by Thomas Martyn, who was born in Coventry in 1760, will go under the hammer at the London auctioneers on November 23.
Beaches covered with exquisite shells washed up from the Caribbean attract shell aficionados - or conchologists - from across the world looking to discover and add to their collections.
Whether they are of Ulster provenance or not, ornithologists, botanists, geologists, hill walkers, conservationists, entomologists, poets, conchologists, farmers, town planners, teachers, historians, limnologists, marine biologists, woodland managers, gardeners, politicians, clergy, zoologists and others will find much to interest, delight (and concern) them in the pages of this beautiful book.
A minimum of specialized terminology is used, making the book accessible to general readers as well as conchologists and ecologists.
They have been the subject of fascination throughout human history and well sought after by conchologists and shell lovers.
This research was supported by a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, the Cole-Ocean Ventures Fund (WHOI), a Tropical Research Initiative grant from the Ocean Life Institute at WHOI, and grants from SeaSpace and Conchologists of America.
Shell collectors from all over America come to these white beaches for what conchologists declare to be some of best collecting shores in the world.
Information Please helps kids to easily explore a world of facts on a range of topics from Aardvarks to Zebras, Bones to Fast Food, Pat the Bunny to The Bible, Angels to Monsters, Avalanches to Tidal Waves, Homonyms to Slanguage, Minutes to Grams, Conchologists to The Seven Dwarfs, Planets to Astronauts, Waterloo to Vietnam, and The Seven Wonders to Bohemia.
The study was financially supported by a grant from the Conchologists of America, Inc.
This research was generously supported by the Lerner-Gray Fund for Marine Research, a Conchologists of America Research Grant, and a Grant-in-Aid of Research from Sigma-Xi, and The Scientific Research Society awarded to J.