The Resource The genera and species of British butterflies : described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum, by H. Noël Humphreys ; illustrated by plates, in which all the species and varieties are represented, accompanied by their respective caterpillars, and the plants on which they feed

The genera and species of British butterflies : described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum, by H. Noël Humphreys ; illustrated by plates, in which all the species and varieties are represented, accompanied by their respective caterpillars, and the plants on which they feed

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The genera and species of British butterflies : described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum
Title
The genera and species of British butterflies
Title remainder
described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum
Statement of responsibility
by H. Noël Humphreys ; illustrated by plates, in which all the species and varieties are represented, accompanied by their respective caterpillars, and the plants on which they feed
Title variation
  • British butterflies
  • British butterflies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
SMI
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1810-1879
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Humphreys, Henry Noel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Butterflies
  • Butterflies
  • Lepidoptera
Label
The genera and species of British butterflies : described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum, by H. Noël Humphreys ; illustrated by plates, in which all the species and varieties are represented, accompanied by their respective caterpillars, and the plants on which they feed
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Publication
Note
  • Cover title: British butterflies
  • "Not having found space to give many representations of mere 'varieties' ..., I have introduced in the Additional Title Page three of the most remarkable ..., and was obtained during the season of 1859."--p. [iii]
  • "The best methods of preserving butterflies and moths": 4 p., 4th paging group
  • "Billing, printer, Guildford"--Verso of t.p
  • Plates are hand-colored lithographs
  • Includes indexes
Extent
1 online resource ([2], xii, 66, 4 pages, [1], 32 leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy imperfect: lacking pl. 10; pls 14-16 and accompaning text bound out of order.
  • SCNHRB copy (39088013482443) stamped on verso of t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Nov 26 1945 [acc. no.] 330454.
  • SCNHRB copy in original gilt-decorated maroon publisher's cloth binding (spine replaced), gilt edges.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
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The genera and species of British butterflies : described and arranged according to the system now adopted in the British Museum, by H. Noël Humphreys ; illustrated by plates, in which all the species and varieties are represented, accompanied by their respective caterpillars, and the plants on which they feed
Link
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: British butterflies
  • "Not having found space to give many representations of mere 'varieties' ..., I have introduced in the Additional Title Page three of the most remarkable ..., and was obtained during the season of 1859."--p. [iii]
  • "The best methods of preserving butterflies and moths": 4 p., 4th paging group
  • "Billing, printer, Guildford"--Verso of t.p
  • Plates are hand-colored lithographs
  • Includes indexes
Extent
1 online resource ([2], xii, 66, 4 pages, [1], 32 leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy imperfect: lacking pl. 10; pls 14-16 and accompaning text bound out of order.
  • SCNHRB copy (39088013482443) stamped on verso of t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Nov 26 1945 [acc. no.] 330454.
  • SCNHRB copy in original gilt-decorated maroon publisher's cloth binding (spine replaced), gilt edges.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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