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Description

Title:
Butterfly [Butterflies and Moths]
ISBN: 0670030465
Book #: 008429

Author: Vesco, Jean-Pierre
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Viking Studio
Place: New York
Year: 2001
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Folio
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
First U.S. edition. Size: Folio. 181 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Brown paper over boards, Index, extensively illustrated with color photographs many full-page and two-page by Paul Starosta. In a color illustrated dust jacket that has a tiny tear top edge front. “In this magnificent book butterflies are displayed as we have never seen them before, captured by the exceptional photographs of Paul Starosta. The photographer’s special technique and hours of patience – all of the butterflies in all stages of development were photographed alive – allow the reader to perceive the voluptuousness of the wing surface or the step-by-step opening of a chrysalis.” This is an oversize book which may require extra postage. Illustrator: Starosta, Paul. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 14 oz. Category: Photography; Insects; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0670030465. ISBN/EAN: 9780670030460. Inventory No: 008429.