Collated - 3 lots : Natural history of aquatic insects, Insects their life-histories and habits, & Handbooks... - 1895/1953

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Collated - 3 lots : Natural history of aquatic insects, Insects their life-histories and habits, & Handbooks... - 1895/1953
Biologie, Gesamtausgaben, Geschichte, Illustriert, Nachschlagewerke, Naturgeschichte, Wissenschaft (allgemein) - Anzahl: 8 - Buch

Collated - 3 lots : Natural history of aquatic insects, Insects their life-histories and habits, & Handbooks for the identification of British insects : 6 volumes

Handbooks for the identification of British insects : 6 volumes - Published by the Royal Entomological society of London, and sold at its rooms - Softbacks - 1949:1953 - 230 pages - 23 cm x 15.5 cm.

Handbooks for the identification of British insects : 6 volumes :
Volume 1, Part 5 - 20 pages (including index) - 1949
Volume 1, Part 9 - 18 pages (including index) - 1950
Volume 4, Part 3 - 33 pages (including index) - 1953
Volume 5, Part 7 - 12 pages (including index) - 1953
Volume 9, Part 1 - 49 pages (including index) - 1949
Volume 10, Part 1 - 98 pages (including index) - 1953

This set is in good condition - Clean bright contents - Illustrations of various insects to front covers - Small marks to the back of volume 10, part 1; otherwise all fine - The aim of the series at their time of publication was to provide illustrated keys to the whole of the British insects (in so far as this is possible), in 10 volumes - Each part was the work of a different specialist, or of a group of specialists - The Royal Society provided a grant towards the costs of initiating the series, with prices of the hand-book being originally quoted to those who had bought them directly from the Society, which was the only way of purchasing the hand-books in the first place - A very nice collection of books.

Natural history of aquatic insects (by Professor L. C. Miall) - 389 pages - 1895 - Macmillan and co. - 20 cm x 14 cm.

This book is in good condition - Clean bright contents - Firm bindings - Gilt decoration and title to front board and spine - Illustrated throughout with full-page illustrations , including beetles, larvae, caterpillars, flies among many others - A very nice collector's item.

Insects - Their life histories and habits (By Harold Bastin) - 349 pages - 1913 - T. C. & E. C. Jack - 24 cm x 18 cm.

This book is in fair condition - Gilt title and decorations to front board and spine - Illustrated throughout with both coloured and non-coloured full-page illustrations - The book covers numerous topics of the insect world, including their mouth-parts, classification, behaviour, plant-eating insects, insect communities, the enemies of insects, among many more topics - A highly-decorative collector's item.



Los-Details
Objekt
Buch
Anzahl der Bücher
8
Thema
Biologie, Gesamtausgaben, Geschichte, Illustriert, Nachschlagewerke, Naturgeschichte, Wissenschaft (allgemein)
Autor/ Illustrator
Collated
Buchtitel
3 lots : Natural history of aquatic insects, Insects their life-histories and habits, & Handbooks...
Zustand
mehrere
Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
1895
Erscheinungsjahr (jüngstes Objekt)
1953
Ausgabe
Erstausgabe in diesem Format
Sprache
Englisch
Originalsprache
Ja
Bindung
Mix/ Mehrere
Anzahl der Seiten
230
Abmessungen
23×15.5 cm
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