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Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Spine a little darkened, some rubbing to ends of spine with a little loss & small old tape repair, Not price clipped). Cloth a little faded, Small blind private stamp & small name inscription to corner of front endpaper, else a clean and tight copy. --- Survey of butterflies in the British Isles. Structure and development, senses, principles of classification, habits and protective devices, relations with other insects, distribution, migration, genetics, evolution. Origin of British butterfly fauna. History of butterfly collecting in Great Britain. All known British butterflies shown lifesize in colour. 368pp. With 56 colour & 24 b/w photo plates; 32 maps + 9 diagrams.
Title: Butterflies. (01) (The New Naturalist 1).
Categories: New Naturalist series,
Publisher: London, Collins, 1945 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83580
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