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ATLAS OF THE HOVERFLIES OF GREECE (DIPTERA: SYRPHIDAE)
Written by Ante Vujic; Martin Speight; et al.
Stock no. 2135371
Published by Brill. Circa 2020. Very good condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour photos and b/w maps. ISBN: 9789004334663. Some knocks/bumps along cover edges. Contents are still excellent!

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THE BUTTERFLIES OF VENEZUELA: PART 1
Written by Andrew F.E. Neild; et al. Illustrated by Bernard D'Abrera.
Stock no. 2135365
Published by Meridian Publications. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. Nymphalidae I (Limenitidinae, Apaturinae, Charaxinae) A Comprehensive guide to the identification of adult Nymphalidae, Papilionidae, and Pieridae. ISBN: 0952765705. Bumping and some scuffing to cover edges/corners. Pale page edge browning. Contents are still excellent!

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THE EUPITHECIA OF CHINA: A REVISION
Written by Vladimir Mironov; Anthony Glasworthy.
Stock no. 2135360
Published by Brill. 2014. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9789004254510. Bumping and wear to spine and corners.

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THE COLOUR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Jim Porter.
Stock no. 2135356
1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photographs. ISBN: 0670875090. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to title page. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper has some fading to spine, with grubby marks in places.

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BUTTERFLIES OF MISIONES / MARIPOSAS DE MISIONES
Written by Gustavo R. Canals. Illustrated by Gustavo R. Canals.
Stock no. 2135320
Published by L.O.L.A. Literature Of Latin America. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in Spanish and English. ISBN: 9509725536. Some wear to cover edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BUTTERFLIES
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1321420
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no.3. Describing all the British Species with 154 illustrations 69 of which are in full colour. With a Foreword by N.D. Riley. Revised edition. Minimal bumping to spine. Child's name in red felt-tip pen to front pastedown. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, slightly grubby to rear panel and faded to spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BUTTERFLIES
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 2134676
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no.3. Describing all the British Species with 154 illustrations 69 of which are in full colour. With a Foreword by N.D. Riley. Some fading to spine. Marks and a little browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; faded a bit to spine; some chips and nicks at corners.

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BUMBLEBEES (NN 98)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1821650
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Examining all aspects of the natural history of bumblebees, from their life cycle to foraging behaviour, their psychology and conservation. Colour photos. ISBN: 0007174500. Pictorial dustwrapper is very slightly faded to spine (common with this series), lightly rubbed to front flap edge.

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GRASSHOPPERS & CRICKETS (NN 120)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1821646
Published by Collins. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

No. 120 in New Naturalist Series. A comprehensive account of the appearance, variations, behaviour, habitat, life-cycles and distribution of all the native British species of bush-crickets, groundhoppers and grasshoppers. Green cloth gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007277230. Minor creasing to dustwrapper at base of spine.

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THE WORLD OF SPIDERS (NN 38)
Written by W.S. Bristowe. Illustrated by Arthur Smith.
Stock no. 1821610
Published by Collins. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green buckram cloth. 4 coloured photographic plates. 10 b/w plates. 22 half-tone plates and 116 text figures. ISBN: 0002195585. Something small stuck behind front pastedown causing a small indentation to first few pages. Top edge of text block lightly browned with a few foxspots. A few pages have foxing to top margin. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine (as is usual) with a small nick to either side of top of spine, rear panel lightly browned.

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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1821597
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Board corners lightly bumped. Green cloth boards have faint uneven fading (minor). Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, slightly faded to spine, top 1.5" of spine has been torn off and re-stuck together with clear tape to verso, loss to top front panel, a few marks present.

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A CHECK LIST OF BRITISH INSECTS
Written by Georeg Sidney Kloet; Walter Douglas Hincks.
Stock no. 1821268
Published by T. Buncle & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red suede limp boards, gilt title to spine. All edges gilt. Printed on thin tissue paper. lix and 483 pages including subscribers list to rear. Spine slightly faded, boards a little grubby. Minor nibble to lower corner of text block. Book plate to front pastedown. Front hinge starting to pull but binding tight.

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