The Dragonflies Of Great Britain And Ireland.
Great Horkesley, Colchester
(second edition). [by] cyril o. hammond. revised by robert merritt. second impression, with minor corrections and additions. with enlarged illustrations of the british species in colour by the late c. o. hammond and an illustrated key to the aquatic larval stages by the late a. e. gardner.
Large 8vo. 10 x 8 inches. 116 pp. In pictorial card wrapper with summary of work on front inside and publisher's advertisements on rear inside wrappers. Illustrated by 20 colour plates, with 182 figures, by 142 line drawings of life history and 44 dot-distribution maps. Detailed and well illustrated account of the dragonflies of Britain and Ireland with colour drawings and distribution maps for each species. The first edition by Cyril Oswald Hammond (c.1903-80), entomologist was first revised by Robert Merritt (b.1947) in 1983.
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