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THE DICTIONARY OF BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS in Colour
Watson, Allan, Whalley, Paul E.S.
Peerage Books
ISBN 10: 0907408621
ISBN 13: 9780907408628

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THE DICTIONARY OF BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS in Colour
Watson, Allan, Whalley, Paul E.S.      
ISBN: 0907408621
Peerage Books London 1983 Revised Edition Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hardcover and Dustjacket xiv, + 296pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Blue boards (illustration to front panel) undamaged. Faint and tiny foxing spots to textblock head, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased, and foxed on reverse. Introduction by W. Donald Duckworth. " . . . this volume includes members of virtually every known family of Lepidoptera and illustrates over one thousand of the more scientifically and visually dramatic species. The A-Z Dictionary of some two thousand entries gives the scientific facts: distribution, habitats, food plants, sizes, and unusual relationships that occur - the ant-reared caterpillar, for example, or the moths on which the yucca plant depends for fertilization. The alphabetical format offers immediate access to a vast amount of information - based on years of intensive research by the authors - on the entirety of the Order Lepidoptera throughout the world. The text is complemented by 144 pages of stunning full-colour plates, showing more than a thousand species in their natural habitat or as set specimens." Includes Glossary. Book weight approx. 1.67 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: $28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010296
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