|The Aurelian Legacy, British Butterflies and their Collectors - Michael A.Salmon|
Condition Very Good
Published by Harley Books, Colchester, Essex 2000
This highly informative book includes a short history of butterfly collecting in Britain and of the equipment used; brief biographies of 101 deceased lepidopterists, generously laced with anecdotes and quotations, and many contemporary monochrome portraits; accounts of selected species of historical interest; an appraisal of the effect of collecting and of current conservation policies.
432pp illustrated in colour and black and white.
Price: £22.00 / $33.00