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Author Name    WESTWOOD, J. O.; HUMPHREYS, H. N.;

Title   British Moths and Their Transformations. Arranged and Illustrated in a Series of Plates by H. N. Humphreys, With Characters and Descriptions by J. O. Westwood. In Two Volumes.

Publisher    London, William Smith 1843

Seller ID   77268

2 volumes. Hardbacks. Large, 11 x 8.5 inches. Quarter-bound in dark green leather to spines and corners, and red pebbled cloth boards. Raised banding, gilt decoration and lettering to spines. All page edges gilt. Yellow endpapers. In very good conditions. Spines faded, rubbing to edges and corners. Top piece of spine of vol.2 professionally repaired. Some rubbing, darkening and some marks to cloths on boards. Glue repairs to spines/ hinges cracked. Bookplates and bookseller labels to front endpapers, “D.R. Cousins.” and “T. Walesby, Northampton.” Inscribed on secondary endpapers “Elizabeth Anne Abbey, Wellingford Grange.” Some light foxing to title page and contents of vol.1. Some tiny spots to pages and small marks to edges of plates but overall very clean and tight, with beautiful bright, clean and crisp plates. Except last plate in vol.2 has some heavy foxing. All plates have tissue-guards. Stunning beautiful, highly detailed hand-coloured plates. 258 + 268pp. CXXIV (124) Hand-Coloured full-page engraved plates.

NATURAL HISTORY::Lepidoptera WESTWOOD, J. O.; HUMPHREYS, H. N.; British Moths and Their Transformations,Arranged and Illustrated in a Series of Plates by H. N. Humphreys, With Characters and Descriptions by J. O. Westwood, In Two Volumes, London, William Smith, 1843 1st edition, 2 volumes, Quarter-bound, leather, gilt, decorative, engraved, coloured, engravings, plates, detailed, Hand-Coloured, D.R. Cousins, T. Walesby, Northampton, Inscribed, Elizabeth Anne Abbey, Wellingford Grange, moths, butterflies, insects, entomology, lepidoptera, natural history, caterpillars,

Price = 500.00 GBP


The Caterpillars of the British Moths. Including The Eggs, Chrysalids and Food-Plants. Based upon "The Moths of the British Isles", by R. SOUTH. First and Second Series. In Two volumes., STOKOE, W. J.:
The Caterpillars of the British Moths. Including The Eggs, Chrysalids and Food-Plants. Based upon "The Moths of the British Isles", by R. SOUTH. First and Second Series. In Two volumes.

British Birds. With Eighty Plates in Colour, Showing Over Four Hundred Species. In Four Volumes. Second Edition., THORBURN, A.:
British Birds. With Eighty Plates in Colour, Showing Over Four Hundred Species. In Four Volumes. Second Edition.

The Holy Bible Containing The Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the Original Tongues; and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised by His Majesty’s Special Command (Prince James.) In Two Volumes., Cambridge University Press;
The Holy Bible Containing The Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the Original Tongues; and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised by His Majesty’s Special Command (Prince James.) In Two Volumes.

George Grenfell and the Congo. A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland, together with some Account of the Native Peoples and their Languages, the Fauna and Flora, and similar Notes on The Cameroon and the Island of Fernando PO. The whole founded on the Diaries and Researches of the late Rev. George Grenfell, on the records of the British Baptist Missionary Society, and on additional information contributed the the Author, by the Rev. Lawson Forfeitt, Mr. Emil Torday, and others. In Two Volumes., JOHNSTON, SIR HARRY:
George Grenfell and the Congo. A History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland, together with some Account of the Native Peoples and their Languages, the Fauna and Flora, and similar Notes on The Cameroon and the Island of Fernando PO. The whole founded on the Diaries and Researches of the late Rev. George Grenfell, on the records of the British Baptist Missionary Society, and on additional information contributed the the Author, by the Rev. Lawson Forfeitt, Mr. Emil Torday, and others. In Two Volumes.

The Yorkshire Jurassic Flora; I – Thallophyta – Pteridophyta, II – Flora of the Pipe-Clay Series of Dorset (Lower Bagshot), III – Bennettitales, IV – Ginkgoales and Czekanowskiales, V – Coniferales. In Five Volumes., HARRIS, Thomas Maxwell; CHANDLER Marjorie; MILLINGTON; MILLER;
The Yorkshire Jurassic Flora; I – Thallophyta – Pteridophyta, II – Flora of the Pipe-Clay Series of Dorset (Lower Bagshot), III – Bennettitales, IV – Ginkgoales and Czekanowskiales, V – Coniferales. In Five Volumes.

Nicoll’s Birds of Egypt. Published under the authority of the Egyptian Government. In Two Volumes., MEINERTZHAGEN, COLONEL R.
Nicoll’s Birds of Egypt. Published under the authority of the Egyptian Government. In Two Volumes.

Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Hants; Collected from the Heraldic visitations and other authentic manuscripts in the British Museum, and in the possession of private individuals, and from the information of the present resident families. County Genealogies. “Berry’s Hampshire Genealogies.” In Two Volumes., BERRY, WILLIAM:
Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Hants; Collected from the Heraldic visitations and other authentic manuscripts in the British Museum, and in the possession of private individuals, and from the information of the present resident families. County Genealogies. “Berry’s Hampshire Genealogies.” In Two Volumes.

The Imperial Family Bible, Containing The Old and New Testaments, According to the most approved copies of the authorized version. With many thousand critical, explanatory, and practical notes; also references, readings, chronological tables and Indexes. Illustrated by a Superb Series of Engravings from the most admired productions of ancient and modern art. In Two Volumes., Blackie & Son;
The Imperial Family Bible, Containing The Old and New Testaments, According to the most approved copies of the authorized version. With many thousand critical, explanatory, and practical notes; also references, readings, chronological tables and Indexes. Illustrated by a Superb Series of Engravings from the most admired productions of ancient and modern art. In Two Volumes.

 


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