Old book: Encyclopedia of Natural History - Butterflies by Chenu XIXth century

Condition: Used

Encyclopedia of Natural History
or complete treatise of this science according to the works of the most eminent naturalists of all countries and of all epochs: BUFFON, DAUBENTON, LACEPEDE, G. CUVIER, F. CUVIER, GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, LATREILLE, DE JUSSIEU, BRONGNIART, etc., etc.
Volume dealing with diurnal and twilight butterflies.
No date (circa 1860).
28,5 x 19 cm. 310 pages.
Abundantly illustrated in and out of text.
Marescq and Cie and Gustave Havard Publishers.

Green half leather binding. The binding is tired, the corners are very very very very blunt, rubbing on the bites and nerves, headwear, extensive rubbing on the main edge of the plates, but the interior is cool, quite discreet but frequent freckles.

60,00 €

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