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Lettres a Julie sur l’entomologie suivies d’une description methodique de la plus grande partie des insects de France – 1830 – complete set. First edition
Letters to Julie on entomology followed by a methodical description of most insects in France – 1830 – complete set. First edition.
|Language – French
Size :8″ x 5.5″ (17.5 x 11 cm )Contemporary one quarter calf binding with gray/ brown marbled boards and dark brown/black leather spine with 5 raised bands.The hinges are a bit worn worn with the front cover of volume one detached, but present. The internal binding of the volumes is tight, with clean pages.BOTH VOLUMES CONTAIN NUMEROUS HAND COLOURED PLATES OF INSECTS. The volumes are in the form of letters – written by the author to his future wife Julie Ronchivole.Please consult the pictures.
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