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British Butterflies and British Moths

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Author: Humphreys, Henry Noel
Title: The Genera and Species of British Butterflies [&] The Genera of British Moths
Place Published: London
Publisher:Paul Jerrard & Sons
Date Published: [c.1860]
Description:


Three volumes in two. [2], xii, 66, 4; 80; [2], 81- 206 pp. 95 hand-colored lithograph plates including additional illustrated title leaf in Butterfly volumes. (4to) 26.5x17.5 cm (10¼x7") original brown cloth, pictorially stamped in gilt and blind.



A gorgeous series of color plates. Nissen 2053 & 2054

Condition
Cloth worn at extremities; light foxing; very good.
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Lot 0164 Details

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Heading:
Author: Humphreys, Henry Noel
Title: The Genera and Species of British Butterflies [&] The Genera of British Moths
Place Published: London
Publisher:Paul Jerrard & Sons
Date Published: [c.1860]
Description:


Three volumes in two. [2], xii, 66, 4; 80; [2], 81- 206 pp. 95 hand-colored lithograph plates including additional illustrated title leaf in Butterfly volumes. (4to) 26.5x17.5 cm (10¼x7") original brown cloth, pictorially stamped in gilt and blind.



A gorgeous series of color plates. Nissen 2053 & 2054

Condition
...
Cloth worn at extremities; light foxing; very good.

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