Fabre's Book of Insects Retold from Alexander Teixeira De Mattos' Translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques" by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell
Fabre, Jean-Henri; E. (Edward) J. Detmold , E. J. Detmold(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Tudor Publishing Company
Date Published: 1935
Edition: New Edition
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 47464
271pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Green cloth over boards, lettered and pictorially stamped in gilt on the spine and front cover. Title page printed in red and black. Tissue guards with descriptive letterpress. With numerous faint moisture stains on the boards, and a handful of small, dark stains on the backstrip. The largest area of moisture staining is on the rear board. Internally, very clean. Complete, all plates present. In the paper cover box, with an illustrated paper label on the top of the box. The box is moderately soiled and abraded.
Illustrated with tipped-in color plates by E. J. Detmold. Charming and scientific stories of insect life.