The natural history of the rarer lepidopterous insects of Georgia : including their systematic characters, the particulars of their several metamorphoses, and the plants on which they feed. Collected from the observation of Mr. John Abbot, many years resident in that country
Smith, James Edward, 1759-1828
Abbot, John, 1751-1840
London : Printed by T. Bensley, for J. Edwards [etc.] 1797.
First illustrated work on American insects.
Added t. p. in French.
Text in English and French.
Bound in red half leather; stamped in gold; marbled endpapers.
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