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Index entomologicus, or a complete illustrated catalogue... of the lepidopterous insects of Great Britain. London, Wood, 1839. In-8, green wedge-shaped half grieve, spine ribbed with golden butterflies, golden head; spine faded.
First edition, illustrated with 54 colour plates, representing 1944 butterflies. Little freckles.
Joints: - [CLEARS THROAT] Swiss Entomology, or Catalogue of Insects of Switzerland. Zurich, Orell, Fussli, 1798. In-8, modern brown half-basane with modern corners, back with ornamented nerves and past. Text in French and German, illustrated with 16 plates, most of them enhanced in colour. Volume I alone, Volume II only appeared in 1806. - COLEMAN. British butterflies. London, Routledge, (circa 1870). In-12, rooted basane tree, double gilt fillet in frame, central fleuron, spine ribbed and decorated (Treacher, Brighton); rubbed binding. 16 non-text plates, 14 of which are in colour
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