Eastern Butterflies and Western Butterflies, Complete in 2 Volumes : Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather


747 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Set of two small hardcovers, red leather, gilt lettering and decor, all edges gilt, [xiv] + 349 + [xii] + 370 pages, 747 total pages, index and page-marker ribbon bound in each vol, illustrated with about 500 color glossy illustrations, 232 b/w photos, and hundreds of b/w drawings and diagrams. ; Both vols originally published 1951, this edition 1986. 50th Anniversary Edition stated. ; Vol-1, Eastern Butterflies. Color paintings by Marjorie Statham. Photos by Florence Longworth. Vol-2, Western Butterflies, Drawings by Gene Christman and Barbara Young. ; No jackets, as issued. Publisher's bookplate, with name of owner, affixed to front endpaper each vol. Otherwise no sign of use. ; Peterson Guide Series

Title: Eastern Butterflies and Western Butterflies, Complete in 2 Volumes : Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather

Author Name: Klots, Alexander, with James Tilden and Arthur Clayton Smith; Illustrated by Marjorie Statham

Categories: Science,

Publisher: Easton Press;: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20757

Keywords: Peterson's Guides ; Leather Bindings ; Science ; Natural History ; Nature ; Handbooks ; Butterflies ; Insects ; Entomology ;,