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This edition, printed in 1947,  is part of the Wayside & Woodland series. Bound in blue leather with gold gilt inscriptions and butterfly illustration.  127 beautiful colour plates, with many in full colour.


Described as a pocket guide with descriptive text, this lovely little book  contains a wealth of information about the butterflies that can be found in the British Isles.


As with many vintage and antique natural history books, the language and turn of phrase is a pleasure to read.

The Butterflies of the British Isles - Richard South

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  • This is a vintage book, 75 years old and in excellent condition for its age. No dust jacket. Binding tight, pages clean and crisp.

    • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Frederick Warne and Co; Reprint edition (1 Jan. 1947)

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