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As nature shows them; moths and butterflies of the United States, east of the Rocky Mountains. With over 400 photographic illustrations in the text and many transfers of species from life

Title
As nature shows them; moths and butterflies of the United States, east of the Rocky Mountains. With over 400 photographic illustrations in the text and many transfers of species from life, by Sherman F. Denton ...
Author
Denton, Sherman F. (Sherman Foote), 1856-1937.
Publication
Boston, J.B. Millet co. [c1900]

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TextRestricted use *KF 1900 (Denton, S. F. As nature shows them)Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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Description
2 v. illus., 56 pl.; 25.5 cm.
Alternative Title
Moths and butterflies of the United States, east of the Rockies.
Subjects
Note
  • Originally issued in 8 sections, and published 1897-1900. Pt. I: The moths; pt. II: The butterflies.
  • "The colored plates, or nature prints, used in the work, are direct transfers from the insects themselves; ... the scales of the wings of the insects are transferred to the paper while the bodies are printed from engravings and afterwards colored by hand."
Call Number
*KF 1900 (Denton, S. F. As nature shows them)
OCLC
4023316
Author
Denton, Sherman F. (Sherman Foote), 1856-1937.
Title
As nature shows them; moths and butterflies of the United States, east of the Rocky Mountains. With over 400 photographic illustrations in the text and many transfers of species from life, by Sherman F. Denton ...
Imprint
Boston, J.B. Millet co. [c1900]
Local Note
"A limited collection of 500 copies, of which this is copy no. 311."
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Added Title
Moths and butterflies of the United States, east of the Rockies.
Research Call Number
*KF 1900 (Denton, S. F. As nature shows them)
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