WAKEFIELD, Priscilla.

An Introduction to the Natural History and Classification of Insects, in a Series of Familiar Letters. With Illustrative Engravings. 1816.
Author WAKEFIELD, Priscilla.
Title An Introduction to the Natural History and Classification of Insects, in a Series of Familiar Letters. With Illustrative Engravings.
Published London. Darton, Harvey, and Darton. 1816.
Stock Code 12163
Description x, 192 pages. Illustrated with 12 finely engraved plates. Original quarter sheep, gilt over marbled boards. 12mo. First edition. Slight wear to head of spine; name on endpaper; else fine. This copy has a cancel title-page, as usual. See Darton G997 for a full explanation; simply put, the title of the work was changed just prior to publication, necessitating a new title-page. This copy has the small bookplate of Lawrence Darton on the front endpaper.
£275.00