Fabre’s Book of Insects: Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos’ Translation of Fabre’s “Souvenirs Entomologiques”

FABRE Jean-Henri
Retold by Mrs Rodolph Stawell
New York: 1937

Stock Code: 5659

£80.00

1 in stock

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Fabre’s Book of Insects: Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos’ Translation of Fabre’s “Souvenirs Entomologiques”
With original box. 12 tipped-in illustrations. Green cloth covers with gilt title and decoration on front cover and gilt title on spine.

Condition: Good. Foxing on pastedowns, free endpapers and page edges.  Slight foxing to some tissue guards and on illustrations. Dust jacket Good, has tear and creases at top/tail of spine, slight foxing and general shelfwear.

Book Publishing Details
Author:Jean-Henri Fabre (1823-1915).  Retold by Mrs Rodolph Stawell
Illustrator:Edward Julius Detmold (1883-1957)
Full title:Fabre’s Book of Insects: Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos’ Translation of Fabre’s “Souvenirs
Entomologiques”
Publisher:Tudor Publishing Company, New York
Year Printed:1937
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
ISBN:No ISBN
Language:English
Category:Environment & Ecology
Size:260mm Tall, 4to
Pages:viii; 271
Stock Code:5659
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Keywords:Insects, sisyphus, wasps, locusts, praying mantis, beetle, glow-worm, mason-wasp, psyches, cricket,
anthrax fly, spanish copris, decticus,

Additional information

Weight1.57 kg
Dust Jacket