The Hymenoptera Aculeata of the British Islands - a descriptive account of the families, genera and species indigenous to Great Britain and Ireland, with notes as to habits, localities, habitats etc

By: Saunders, Edward

Price: £325.00

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Book Condition: Good


With 3 plain and 51 colour plates, slightly age-toned, quarto, pp xii, 392, new endpapers, original cloth slightly rubbed, slightly more so at the joints, spine slightly marked. Seventeen of the plates have a paper production crease horizontally, and two plates have a slight mark on the facing letterpress page which has transferred to the plate - see illlustrations for examples. [Ray Palmer's copy, with his two-page manuscript "additions" list bound in at the front and a few neat manuscript pencil notes internally. Also with the signature of Charles Fredk Knight.]

Title: The Hymenoptera Aculeata of the British Islands - a descriptive account of the families, genera and species indigenous to Great Britain and Ireland, with notes as to habits, localities, habitats etc

Author Name: Saunders, Edward

Categories: Victorian, Entomology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, L. Reeve & Co: 1896

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 008965

Keywords: entomology.bees.wasps.ants.ichnemon.sawflies.britain.british.