Field Guide to the Snails and Slugs of Eastern South Africa
by Dai Herbert & Dick Kilburn
ISBN 0-620-32415-5, Published in 2004 by the Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, hardcover, 336 pages, about 16.5 by 24 cm., 6.5 by 9.5 inches, text description are illustrated with color and black and white photos of the mollusks, many with photos of the living animals
South Africa has a large number of terrestrial mollusks and among them are a great number of them are endemic species. The "Field Guide to the Land Snails and Slugs of Eastern South Africa" is an expertly written and illustrated guide to the identification of those mollusks found in the Kwazulu-Natal region of the country. About 280 species are covered in this book with their descriptions and illustrations. The book is now out of print and it is very hard to find copies offered for sale. This book has been used, but it is almost in new condition.