THE MOTHS OF THE BRITISH ISLES I & II BY RICHARD SOUTH F.E.S.
The Moths of the British Isles
With descriptive text by Richard South F.E.S.
The Wayside and Woodland Series
Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.
New Edition First and Second Series. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt and black lettering. Series 1 = 670 coloured figures. Series 2 = 873 coloured figures.
Very good condition. Written in ink on the inside cover giving history of purchase by choir boy! The price takes into account the loose frontispiece in the Series One book which needs to be re-glued but has not been torn from its housing. Typical wear from handling but very clean condition. No dust cloths.
Approximate Size: 6 3/4" (17 cm) x 5" (13 cm) 1 1/2" (4 cm) each book
'With accurately coloured figures of every species and many varieties also drawings of eggs, caterpillars chrysalides and food-plants.'