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Hardback, 7 x 5 inches. In green pebbled cloth with gilt to spine and front. With gilt dragonfly to front. Speckled edges. Marbled and illustrated endpapers. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW rubbing to edges, in protective sleeve.) Cover bright, some light rubbing on edges. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Bookplate on first blank page, these are from the Private Library of Peter Conder, a distinguished naturalist & Conservationist & Director of RSPRB 1963-1976. Excellent clean tight copy. 256pp. With 16 colour & 42 b&w plates.; Many text ills. Scarce. Covers the anatomy, life history, patterns, habitat, etc., of the dragonflies to be found in the British Isles.
Title: The Dragonflies of the British Isles. The Wayside and Woodland Series. Containing a Descriptive History of all the British Species with illustrations from photographs & drawings.
Categories: Wayside & Woodland series,
Publisher: London. Frederick Warne & Co. 1949 (2nd.enlarged ed.):
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81967
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::Wayside & Woodland series CYNTHIA LONGFIELD, Dragonflies, British Isles, Wayside, Woodland, anatomy, life history, patterns, habitat, dustwrapper,k 1949 Peter Conder