Volutes "The Doute Collection" Volute "la Collezione Doute"
La Conchiglia yearbook 1997
Text by Harald Doute Photographs by Hans Brell
1997, La Conchiglia, Roma, Italy, glossy paper binding, 50 pages of photo illustration and 20 page key to the plates, page size is 8 by 11¾ inches (20.5 by 29.5 cm) 88 color plates half page size 2 full page size color photos.This is a photographic celebration of some the highlights remarkable collection of worldwide Volutes assembled by Harald Doute from 1976 up to the time of publication of this catalog. It is a wonderful record of this collection which is no longer intact and as well as many outstanding rarities you have here the ability to see many remarkable varieties of some of the more common shells in this family. Text is in English and in Italian.