JOHNSON, A LIFE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES, 1906
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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- 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
P.E. Johnson (a relative?), ownership inscription
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.