4 Volumes. Hardbacks, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In modern cloth bindings with gilt lettering to spines. Marbled page edges. In very good conditions. Modern cloth covers, some minor rubbing to edges and slight fading to spines. Endpapers slightly darkened, small owners labels to top front corners. Title pages slightly darkened opposite plates (no tissue guards.) One or two minor marks to pages otherwise inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Plates clean and bright. 518 + 530 + 732 + 633pp. Illustrated with 28 engraved plates (some hand coloured) with a frontis portraits to vols. 3 & 4.
NATURAL HISTORY::Insects KIRBY, WILLIAM; SPENCE, W; An Introduction to Entomology: Or Elements of the Natural History of Insects; With Plates, In Four Volumes, Complete, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1826, 1st edition, 4 Volumes, Hardbacks, Illustrated, 28 engraved plates, frontis portraits,