The Romance of Insect Life: Interesting Descriptions of the Strange and Curious in the Insect World by Edmund Selous SECOND EDITION [1906]

Publisher's original maroon calf leather boards with gilt design on edges of front and back and elaborate inlaid gilt design on spine. Marbled pastedowns and front and back end papers. Bookplate on front pastedown. With 21 b/w plate illustrations by Lancelot Speed and Carton Moore Park. 352pp.

Publisher: Seeley and Co. Ltd., London
Date published: c. 1906 - rare leather edition
Condition: very tiny pencil marks on last page. Some general ageing but altogether very tight and clean.