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Johnson, Theophilus
A LIFE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES. [NO PLACE: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR], 1906 (WRAPPERS DATED 1908-1910)
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Johnson, Theophilus
A LIFE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES. [NO PLACE: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR], 1906 (WRAPPERS DATED 1908-1910)
Estimate
4,0006,000
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Johnson, Theophilus
A LIFE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES. [NO PLACE: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR], 1906 (WRAPPERS DATED 1908-1910)
2 volumes, 8vo (225 x 150mm.), letterpress text, 57 original watercolour drawings of butterflies and caterpillars, loose as issued in original wrappers, vol.2 upper wrapper with short tear
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Provenance

P.E. Johnson (a relative?), ownership inscription

Catalogue Note

Theophilus Johnson (1836-1919) produced a number of charming entomological works with original drawings and letterpress text. Nissen ZBI lists four works by him, but not this one.

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