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Hardback. Size 7 x 5 inches. In maroon pebbled-cloth covers with gilt to spine and front with gilt vignette to front. In original dustwrapper with colour plate to front. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW rubbing to edges, spine slightly darkened In protective sleeve.) PRESENTATION COPY stamp head of title page. Inside a clean and tight copy. “Numerous illustrations, beautifully drawn from specimens collected by the authors, together with descriptions of life-histories and habits, makes this an easy and invaluable introduction to a little-explored subject, which, nevertheless, is an absorbing and fascinating one” 383pp. 48 coloured plates, 55 half-tone plates, and numerous text figures and diagrams, depicting 286 representative species from original enlarged microscope drawings.
Title: Flies of the British Isles. in collaboration with Cyril O. Hammond. 48 Plates in Colour, 5 5half-tone plates and numerous text figures and diagrams...
Categories: Wayside & Woodland series,
Publisher: London Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. 1951 First edition. Publishers PRESENTATION COPY:
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