Lot 402: Denny (Henry) - Monographia Pselaphidarum
October 27, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: et Scydmænidarum Britanniæ , 14 hand-coloured engraved plates, tissue-guards, original boards, backstrip largely worn away wit loss to printed spine label, rubbing and minor marking, 8vo, Norwich , 1825. Provenance: William Kirby (1759-1850), entomologist and naturalist, with his ink name dated 1826 on front pastedown. The printed dedication in the work is also to Kirby. The front pastedown also bears the bookplate of Hasted.