|The Aurelian's Fireside Companion, an Entomological Anthology - Michael A Salmon & Peter J Edwards, illustrated by Tim Bernhard|
Condition Very Good
Published by Paphia Publishing, Lymington, Hants 2005
The Victorian passion for collecting natural history specimens is amply demonstrated in this volume with over 200 articles, letters and notes gleaned from entomological journals of the past two hundred years. The chosen butterfly collectors are an eclectic bunch. Among their ranks are numerous clergymen, high ranking soldiers and medical men.
xxvii, 428pp well illustrated in colour and black and white.
Price: £22.00 / $33.00