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The butterflies of the eastern United States and Canada : with special reference to New England

Title
The butterflies of the eastern United States and Canada : with special reference to New England / by Samuel Hubbard Scudder.
Author
Scudder, Samuel Hubbard, 1837-1911.
Publication
Cambridge : Published for the author, 1889
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3 v. : ill. (some col.), ports., maps; 28 cm.
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Note
  • Originally published in 12 monthly pts., Nov. 1888-Oct. 1889. Title page and other preliminaries in pt. 12.
  • Vol. 1: xxiv, 766 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: x, [767]-1774 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 folded); v. 3: vi, [1775]-1958 p., 89, [4] leaves of plates (2 folded).
  • Illustrations: 80 prints : lithograph, chromolithograph ; full-page (77) or larger (3). Lithographed by B. Meisel, Boston, Julius Bien & Co., N.Y., and T. Sinclair & Son, Philadelphia, after J. Henry Blake, Edward Burgess, J.H. Emerton, Mary Peart and others. Include ports. of naturalists John Abbot and John LeConte and 19 maps and groups of maps, 3 on folded leaves. -- 16 photomechanical prints : electrotype, photogravure, photographic relief printing, b&w ; full-page. Reproductions of wood engravings and drawings by Blake, Emerton and others; port. of T.W. Harris, from an engraving.
  • Except for maps on folded leaves, each plate is accompanied by a leaf of descriptive letterpress, not counted in collation.
  • "The physical features and faunistic divisions of New England," by W. M. Davis: p. 75-89.
  • "Studies on the embryological development of Euvanessa antiopa," by Charles W. Woodworth: p. 95-104.
  • "The hymenopterous parasites of North American butterflies," by L.O. Howard: p. [1869]-1896.
  • "Family Braconidae, subfamily Microgasterinae," by C.V. Riley: p. [1897]-1911.
  • "The dipterous parasites of North American butterflies," by S.W. Williston: p. [1912]-1924.
  • Parts issue: Each pt. in brown paper covers, illustrated in color. Prospectus on p. [2] of covers. Errata slips inserted in pts. 1-2.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Indexed In (note)
  • Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration,
Contents
v. 1. Introduction. Nymphalidae -- v. 2. Lycaenidae. Papilionidae. Hesperidae -- v. 3. Appendix. Plates.
Call Number
QKV+ (Scudder, S. H. Butterflies of the eastern U.S. and Canada)
LCCN
06021638
Author
Scudder, Samuel Hubbard, 1837-1911.
Title
The butterflies of the eastern United States and Canada : with special reference to New England / by Samuel Hubbard Scudder.
Imprint
Cambridge : Published for the author, 1889 (Cambridge, Mass. : W.H. Wheeler)
Indexed In:
Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, 3792
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Note
Copy 1 QKV+: Binding: Publisher's half brown morocco and brown cloth. Astor Library copy.
Copy 2 in QKV+: Bound from the parts issue. Original covers bound in, v. 1-2; v. 3 includes covers for pt. 12 only.
Arents copy: Parts issue. Partly unopened.
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Davis, William Morris, 1850-1934.
Woodworth, C. W. (Charles William), 1865-1940.
Riley, Charles V. (Charles Valentine), 1843-1895.
Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950.
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918.
Blake, James Henry, 1845-1941. Illustrator
Burgess, Edward Sandford, 1855-1928. Illustrator
Emerton, J. H. (James Henry), 1847-1930. Illustrator
Peart, Mary. Illustrator
Meisel, Berthold. Lithographer
Julius Bien & Co. Lithographer
T. Sinclair & Son. Lithographer
Research Call Number
QKV+ (Scudder, S. H. Butterflies of the eastern U.S. and Canada)
Arents BIP (Scudder, S. Butterflies 1889) 05-249
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