MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN) A History of British Butterflies, 1857; A Natural History of British Moths, 4 vol., 1861-1870 (5)
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MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN)
A History of British Butterflies, (5)
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A History of British Butterflies, 73 plates (71 colour-printed and 2 uncoloured), Groombridge, 1857; A Natural History of British Moths, 4 vol., FIRST EDITION, 132 hand-coloured plates, Longman, 1861-1870, bookplate of James Jones, uniform contemporary green morocco by Savory of Cirencester (with his ticket), wide gilt borders on sides, gilt panelled spines, g.e., an attractive set [Nissen ZBI 2892, 2893], 8vo (5)
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