Zust.: Gutes Exemplar. Ohne Schutzumschlag, sonst sehr guter Zustand XX, 593 S. ; zahlr. Farbtafeln u. farb. Fotogr. Englisch 4760g. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Butterflies of the afrotropical region : ...
Publisher: Melbourne [u.a.] : Hill House
Publication Date: 1980
Book Description Imprint unknown, Melbourne, Australia, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. Excellent copy.No markings from previous ownership.May require additional postage as large and heavy. Bookseller Inventory # 025173
Book Description Lansdown Editions in association with E.W. Classey, East Melbourne, Australia, 1980. Buckram. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus. First Edition. The second volume of the multi-volume masterwork, Butterflies of the World. Presumed first printing of the first edition, 1980. Printed and bound in Hong Kong. Darkest green buckram hardboard binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 13.5 x 10.25 inches. Text block firmly bound in. With xx and 593 numbered pages, and including numerous stunning, full-color plates, some full page and all on coated stock. An exceptionally clean volume, and very tight, with little hint of shelf life. Either unread or very gently read. No remainder marks. Lovely full-pictorial DJ, unclipped and lightly rubbed. A Very Good Plus copy in a Very Good Plus DJ. This volume based on Synonymic Catalogue of the Butterflies of the Ethopian Region. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006783
Book Description East Melbourne: Lansdowne Editions, 1980., 1980. Folio,593 pp.,colour photographs, inscribed by the author, fine copy in slightly sunned dustwrapper. Lavishly illustrated and well produced, these are arguably the finest modern butterfly books ever published. Bookseller Inventory # 20692
Book Description Lansdown Editions in assn w/E.W. Classey, Melbourne, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Folio, 35cm, xx,593pp., coated paper, illustrated, bibliography, index. Wood green cloth boards, illustrated jacket. Based on Synonymic Catalogue of the Butterflies of the Ethiopian Region by R.H.Carcasson. Beautifully photographed in color throughout from the author's own collection, and the British Museum (Natural History). This volume treats all the known species of the super family Papilionoidea - the true butterflies - of the Afrotropical Region, beginning with the Papilionidae and ending with the Riodinidae, many new taxa are described for the first time. A tiny shallow abrasion on front panel of boards near hinge, a speck of rubbing at upper tip of rear jacket fold, otherwise a fine tight and clean copy in like jacket. Heavy and over-sized, (4kgs). 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-5738538260