London: John Murray, 1892. Early printing. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition. Item #019285
lxxxix, [i] blank, [ii], 395 pages of text including an index. Original decorative green hardcover cloth binding with moderate shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. Illustrated with a frontisportrait, a color double-page plate of butterflies, numerous black-and-white illustrations, and a fold-out plate containing two maps. The text is moderately foxed throughout, and a few dozen pages have very light pencil underlining or notations. An early reprint of the unabridged edition.