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CURTIS, John
British entomology: being illustrations and descriptions of the genera of insects found in Great Britain and Ireland: containing coloured figures from nature .
London: for the Author: and sold by John Cumberland, 1831. 1831 British Entomology Insect Ireland Curtis Moth Bee Plants COLOR IllustratedJohn Curtis (1791-1862) was a British entomologist, illustrator and engraver, and writer for wealthy patrons. 'British Entomology,' considered by the great French naturalist Georges Cuvier to be "a paragon of perfection," is one of the most beautifully illustrated works on British insects and is acknowledged as a masterpiece of the engravers' art. This volume highlights moths, bees, beetles, hair-grass, sea cabbage, yellow fig-wort, and much moreThis 1831 edition includes all plates both in color and small pencil illustrations on plates!Item number: #11139Price: $599CURTIS, JohnBritish entomology: being illustrations and descriptions of the genera of insects found in Great Britain and Ireland: containing coloured figures from nature ...London: Printed for the Author: and sold by John Cumberland;... 1831.Details:· Collation: Complete with all pageso Unpaginated o 47 colored plates· References: Clark 204;· Language: English· Binding: Hardcover; tight and secure· Size: ~10in X 6.5in (25.5cm x 16.5cm)· Quite rare and desirableOur Guarantee:Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!11139Photos available upon request.
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