Aurelian Legacy : British Butterflies and Their Collectors Hardback
by M. Salmon
This thoroughly researched, highly informative, and enjoyable book includes a short history of butterfly collecting in Britain and of the equipment used.Brief biographies of 101 deceased Lepidopterists, generously laced with anecdotes and quotations, and many contemporary monochrome portraits; accounts of selected species of historical interest; and an appraisal of the effect of collecting and of current conservation policies.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 432 pages, Colourb throughout
- Publisher: Third Millennium Press Ltd.
- Publication Date: 17/11/2016
- Category: Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders
- ISBN: 9781861188694