Stillwater: Voyager Press, 2006. Quarto, colour photographs, dustwrapper. A cultural and natural history of butterflies with stunning photographs. It highlights 40 of the most fascinating butterfly species from around the world. Includes an introduction to physical characteristics and behaviour butterfly-human relations, conservation, and the art of photographing butterflies.
INSECTS - Butterflies and Moths
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San Diego: Academic Press, 1999. Quarto, colour photographs, text illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper. A comprehensive work covering the 219 species in five families that have been described from Hong Kong. The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has a marvellously rich and diverse butterfly fauna, all contained in a relatively...
Sydney: A H & A W Reed, 1969. Small octavo, colour photographs, dustwrapper.
London: Heinemann, 1982. Quarto, colour photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper.
Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1982. reprint). Octavo, colour plates, softcover.
Berkhamsted: Author, 1968-1975. Octavo, wrappers, Described by the author as a tribute to Arthur Francis Hemming, author of Generic names of the butterflies and their type-species, and designed as an Addenda to that work.
Cardiff: National Museum of Wales, 1925. Octavo, two coloured plates, wrappers.
London: British Museum (Natural History), 1969. Octavo, wrappers, three plates, text illustrations, wrappers.
New York: Friedman, 1997. Quarto, colour photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper.
London: Croom Helm, 1986. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs, other illustrations. Has chapters on historical, structure and function, life cycles, food plants, colouration and camouflage, habitats, butterflies and sunshine, populations and territories, migration and conservation, and a bibliography.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995. Octavo, illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper. Encompassing some 150 years of research, this book offers insight into the biology and behaviour ecology of the Tent Caterpillar.
Newbury: NatureBureau, 2006. Large octavo, paperback, colour photographs. This new assessment is based on the best information on butterfly populations and distributions anywhere in the world. In the 2000-04 period alone, thousands of volunteer recorders and conservationists have contributed over 1.6 million butterfly distribution records and carried out butterfly monitoring...
London: Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), 1967. Octavo, publisher's wrappers.
London: Paul Jerrard, . Octavo, handcoloured lithograph 27cm by 17cm, mounted and framed. Plate 28 from Humphreys, H. Noel. The genera of British moths, .
London: British Museum (Natural History), 1904-1910. Octavo, Publisher's cloth, neat library stamp on title pages, otherwise a very good set. Volume one: Orthoptera Euplexoptera, Cursoria, et Gressoria. Volume two: Orthoptera saltoria. Volume three: Orthoptera saltatoria. BM(NH) Supplement p. 566; Musgrave p. 177.
Amsterdam: VOC, 1981. Small octavo, colour plates, fine copy in dustwrapper.
London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1960. first edition). Octavo, colour plates.
Melbourne: Entomological Society of Victoria, 1987. Octavo, text illustrations, softcover.
Gland: IUCN, 1993. Quarto, paperback, illustrations.
Princeton: Princeton University Press/WILDGuides, 2010. Octavo, colour photographs, map, paperback. Fully updated on the status and distribution of butterflies in Britain and Ireland, the stunning photography will ensure that this title maintains its lead position amongst the books currently available on this topic. Features; * Stunning colour plates produced using...
Stockholm: Albert Bonniers Forlag, (1950-1952). Small octavo, colour plates, three volumes bound into one, wrappers retained, binder's cloth, spine sunned, signature, fine copy. In Swedish. Volume one: Dagfjärilar, svärmare och spinnare. Volume two: Nattflyn. Volume three: Mätare, oäkta spinnare m. fl.
Glenside: Balaban, 1983. Octavo, photographs, very good copy in dustwrapper.
Cambridge MA: Perseus Publishing, 2003. Octavo, text illustrations, dustwrapper. A delightful look at the science of butterflies -and our obsession with them- by an acclaimed nature writer. Butterflies have always served as a metaphor for resurrection and transformation, but as Sharman Apt Russell points out in this lyrical meditation, butterflies...
Brisbane: Copyright Publishing, 2010. Octavo, laminated boards, colour photographs. A beautiful photographic book, aimed at young readers, of the Monarch butterfly of North America and the story of their mysterious migrations from a home base in Mexico for the first generation to breed, lay eggs in the poisonous milkweed in...
Osaka: Hoikusha Publishing, 1960. Octavo, colour plates, text illustrations, chipped dustwrapper and slipcase.