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Small 8vo. In blue pebbled cloth with gilt to spine and gilt butterfly to front. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges. Very faint mottling to boards. Inside some tanning, small inscription on first blank page by Peter Conder, a distinguished naturalist & Conservationist & Director of RSPRB 1963-1976, also inscription on half title page, else generally clean and tight copy. 204pp.With colour & b/w plates. This book is intended for the many nature-lovers seeking to improve their acquaintance with the beauties of the British Lepidoptera. It enables the reader to study the interesting and fascinating changes that take place in the life cycle of these creatures and to identify the various species, all of which are described and accurately illustrated.
Title: The Butterflies of the British Isles. The Wayside and Woodland Series. With accurately coloured figures of every species and many varieties also drawings of Egg, Caterpillar, Chrysalis, and Food-Plant.
Categories: Wayside & Woodland series,
Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. (1918) Reprint:
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Seller ID: 81965
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