Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. ORTHOPTÈRES.
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Paris, Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, 1839. Royal-8vo (205 x 130mm). pp. xviii, 776, (2), 4, with 14 engraved plates of which 13 finely handcoloured. Contemporary half calf, richly gilt ornamented spine in 6 compartments.
Published as part of "Suite à Buffon". The last plate, a plate of detail, is never coloured. Coloured copies are rare.
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