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Typical Flies. A Photographic Atlas of Diptera including Aphaniptera. Series I, II & III by E K Pearce - First Edition - 1928 - from E C Books and

Typical Flies. A Photographic Atlas of Diptera including Aphaniptera. Series I, II & III

by E K Pearce

Condition: Very Good/Good

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1928 A complete 3 volume set in dustwrappers with numerous photographs. Series I: 2nd edition 1928, 47 pp including photos, with 2 errata slips. Contents near fine; wrapper fragile particularly around the spine where there is a loss and repair; card binding with cloth spine VG. Series II: 1st 1921, 38pp with errata slip; contents VG - spotty rear endpapers; has 2 wrappers, one inside the other; binding VG some edge wear. Series III: 1st 1928, 64pp including index, with 2 errata slips; contents VG; 2 wrappers - one inside the other - one with considerable wear; binding G to VG - some darkening towards the top edges. A very good set.
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 032452
  • Title: Typical Flies. A Photographic Atlas of Diptera including Aphaniptera. Series I, II & III
  • Author: E K Pearce
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Place: Cambridge
  • Date published: 1928
  • Bookseller catalogs: NATURAL HISTORY; Entomology/Insects;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall



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