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Fabre's Book of Insects

Mrs Rodolph Stawell

£45

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Ref. 105267   Edition. 3rd Printing

Illustrated By: Illustrated by E.J. Detmold

Published By: Tudor Publishing Company 1936 (New York)

Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos translation of Fabre's 'Souvenirs Entomologiques'. Original green cloth binding in very good condition except for mottling to spine and, to a lesser extent, boards. Original dustcover worn with loss to the top and tail of the spine, and staining to the front cover. Internally in lovely clean bright condition. Beautifully illustrated with twelve stunning tipped in colour plates laid in to card, with captioned tissue guards. Collated and complete. Plates all exceptionally crisp. Previous owners neat gift inscription to the ffep. Very good internally. 271pp

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: Fair

Size: 4to

Binding: Hard Back

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