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Kirby & Spence - AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY 2 vols 1815
[V74889]

£120.00

Author: Kirby, William (1759-1850) and William Spence
Title: AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: or Elements of the Natural History 0f Insects: with Plates. Vol. I. [&] Vol. II.
PlacePub: London
Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1st edition Vol.I, 2nd edition Vol.II.
Date: 1815, 1818
Illustrations: Hand-coloured plates (5) with 29 insects shown in colour.

TWO VOLUMES half tan roan marbled boards, gilt rules to spine and with black gilt spine title label, blind tooled spine compartments and covers blind-ruled with marbled paper sides (slight wear to spine & edges) All edges marbled to match sides. Vol.I Frontis (Plate I) + xxxii (title & prelims) +[1]p contents + 512pp + [2]pp (explanation of plates & errata) + Plates II & III + [2]pp (list of other works & printer details); Vol.II Frontis (Plate IV) + title +[2]pp (contents & errata) +530pp + Plate V + [2]pp (list of other works). Endpapers foxed and tide-marked, plates and text with very little foxing, but plates have offset to opposite page, and margins of text with some pencil annotations. Second free endpaper in Vol.I has 1848 news clipping about Kirby's attendance at opening of Ipswich Museum shortly before his death, with eulogy by Bishop of Norwich. *A very nice tight set in contemporary half-leather bindings.

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