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Wollaston, T. V.

Catalogue of the coleopterous insects of Madeira in the collection of the British Museum.

London, The Trustees of the British Museum, 1857. 8vo (22.0 x 13.8cm). xvi, 234, 8 pp.; one lithographed plate. Publisher's blind-stamped cloth with gilt title on the spine.

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The first thorough work on the insects of the Madeiran archipelago

Wood, W.

Index entomologicus; or, a complete illustrated catalogue, consisting of upwards of two thousand accurately coloured figures of the lepidopterous insects of Great...

London, W. Wood, 1821. Two volumes in two. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 cm). 310 pp. [I: xvi, v-xvi, 118; II: 162, (ii)]; 86 [I: 1-42; II: 43-86] hand-coloured engraved plates. Uniform 19th century brown quarter linen over brown grained calf boards with gilt borders.

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The last and best edition of this profusely illustrated monograph on Lepidoptera

Wood, W.

Illustrations of the Linnaean genera of insects.

London, W. Wood, 1821. Two volumes in two. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 cm). 310 pp. [I: xvi, v-xvi, 118; II: 162, (ii)]; 86 [I: 1-42; II: 43-86] handcoloured engraved plates. Uniform 19th century brown quarter linen over brown grained calf boards with gilt borders.

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Clear illustration of all insect genera introduced by Linnaeus

Wright, M., von, and W. von Wright, and F. von Wright and E. Lönnberg

Svenska fåglar, efter naturen och på sten ritade. Första delen. Tättingar, Gökfåglar, Hackspettfåglar, Blåkråkfåglar, Skärrfåglar, och Ugglor. Andra delen....

Stockholm, Ivar Baarsen, Forlaget Svenska Fågler, 1924-1929. In three volumes. Folio (37.3 x 27.8 cm). 940 pp. [I(1924): 9, 295; II (1929): 10, 296-546; III (1929): 16, 547-902]; 364 fine full colour plates after watercolours mostly by W. von Wright....

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A fine set of this extremely well-illustrated work on birds