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THE HAWKMOTHS OF THE WESTERN PALAEARCTIC
Written by A.R. Pittaway.
Stock no. 1823567
Published by Harley Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Hawkmoths are among the largest, most colourful and striking moths which are very popular among breeders of Lepidoptera. There are fifty-seven species which occur in the western Palaearctic. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0946589216. A couple of minor blemishes to boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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INSECTS OF DOCK PLANTS
Written by David T. Salt; John B. Whittaker. Illustrated by Michael J. Roberts.
Stock no. 1322624
Published by The Richmond Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1998. Very good condition.

Naturalists' Handbooks 26. Glazed pictorial boards. 56 pages. Colour illustrations plus b/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0855463104. Spine and corners bumped and worn.

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MOTHS (NN 90)
Written by Michael E.N. Majerus.
Stock no. 1823471
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

New Naturalist No. 90. A comprehensive account of the diverse natural history of these fascinating insects. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201429. Covers very lightly scuffed, lower front corner laminate peeling (minor).

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BUTTERFLY LANDSCAPES
Written by Richard Tratt. Illustrated by Richard Tratt.
Stock no. 2136506
Published by Langford Press. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Olive green boards with gilt title to spine. A Celebration of British Butterflies Painted In Natural Habitat. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 190407815X. SIGNED by artist to verso of front endpaper in pencil. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks/chips; faded to spine.

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THE COLOUR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (MACROLEPIDOPTERA)
Written by Jim Porter.
Stock no. 1823286
Published by Viking; Viking. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photographs. ISBN: 0670875090. A lovely copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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JAMAICA AND ITS BUTTERFLIES
Written by F. Martin Brown; Bernard Heineman. Illustrated by Marjorie Statham Favreau.
Stock no. 1823231
Published by E.W. Classey Ltd.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 10 colour plates to rear plus colour frontispiece. ISBN: 0900848448. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby/scuffed.

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INSECT NATURAL HISTORY (NN 8)
Written by A.D. Imms.
Stock no. 1823043
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book of absorbing interest dealing with the natural history of the insects of the British Isles. 106 colour and 104 b/w photos, 8 distribution maps and 40 diagrams. 317 pages includes index. Cover lightly faded. Text block browned. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine with chips to top & tail, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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DENATURED HONEYBEES & MURANO: JUDI HARVEST AND BEES WITHOUT BORDERS
Written by Marcia E. Vetrocq; Enzo Di Martino.
Stock no. 2136002
Published by Citta' Di Venezia. 2013. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Exhibition catalogue for exhibition that was in Venice from May 29th to October 31st, 2013. Piece by Vetrocq in English, piece by Di Martino - In Italian. Colour photos. SIGNED by artist Judi Harvest, with dedication to previous owners to title page. Spine is faded.

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DRAGONFLIES (NN 106)
Written by Philip Corbet; Stephen Brooks.
Stock no. 2135914
Published by Collins. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

New Naturalist series 106. A fascinating outlook on the natural history of dragonflies. Limited edition to 400 copies. Leather binding with gilt titles and raised bands to spine. All edges gilt. Colour photos, charts, b/w illustrations and distribution charts. ISBN: 9780007151684. This is Copy No. 95, SIGNED by Stephen Brooks to a bookplate on front endpaper. Original slip case is a bit better than very good - a few small marks.

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SAPROXYLIC BEETLES: THEIR ROLE AND DIVERSITY IN EUROPEAN WOODLAND AND TREE HABITATS
Written by J. Buse; K.N.A. Alexander; T. Ranius; T. Assmann.
Stock no. 2135528
Published by Pensoft Publishers. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

Proceedings of the 5th Symposium and Workshop on the Conservation of Saproxylic Beetles. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. B/w maps and tables. ISBN: 9546425079. Some wear and creasing along cover edges.

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THE BUTTERFLIES OF VENEZUELA: PART 1
Written by Andrew F.E. Neild; et al. Illustrated by Bernard D'Abrera.
Stock no. 2135365
Published by Meridian Publications. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. Nymphalidae I (Limenitidinae, Apaturinae, Charaxinae) A Comprehensive guide to the identification of adult Nymphalidae, Papilionidae, and Pieridae. ISBN: 0952765705. Bumping and some scuffing to cover edges/corners. Pale page edge browning. Contents are still excellent!

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THE COLOUR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (MACROLEPIDOPTERA)
Written by Jim Porter.
Stock no. 2135356
Published by Viking; Viking. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photographs. ISBN: 0670875090. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to title page. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper has some fading to spine, with grubby marks in places.

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