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Les Papillons: Leur Histoire, la Manière de leur Faire la Chasse et de les Conserver; Ouvrage Amusant et Instructif.Dédié à la Jeunesse. by  EUGÈNE AMÉDÉE BALLAND - Hardcover - 1823 - from marilyn braiterman rare books (SKU: WebOneAbe-69)

Les Papillons: Leur Histoire, la Manière de leur Faire la Chasse et de les Conserver; Ouvrage Amusant et Instructif.Dédié à la Jeunesse.

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Les Papillons: Leur Histoire, la Manière de leur Faire la Chasse et de les Conserver; Ouvrage Amusant et Instructif.Dédié à la Jeunesse.

by BALLAND, EUGÈNE AMÉDÉE

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Paris: Pre. Blanchard et Lecerf, 1823. Very Good. Paris: Pre. Blanchard et Lecerf (1823). Oblong 4to, original pink engraved pictorial boards showing butterfly nets and mounted specimens; later pink cloth spine an d new endpapers. Residue from old tap e at joint edges of boards; mild foxing. Overall, a lovely copy of a very scarce book: NUC lists only one copy, which lacks frontispiece and contents leaf at rear . Beautiful frontispiece of a tutor wi th apparatus and children catching butterflies with nets in a landscape and six composite plates of butterflies and moths, all with vibrant and precise contempor ary hand- coloring. Gumuchian 4371: "rar e.". . Pictorial Boards. About Fine. Oblong 4to.

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Title
Les Papillons: Leur Histoire, la Manière de leur Faire la Chasse et de les Conserver; Ouvrage Amusant et Instructif.Dédié à la Jeunesse.
Author
BALLAND, EUGÈNE AMÉDÉE
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - About Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Pre. Blanchard et Lecerf
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1823
Keywords
NATURAL HISTORY ILLUSTRATED BOOKS & CHILDREN'S AND
Size
Oblong 4to

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