An epitome of the natural history of the insects of China.
comprising figures and descriptions of Upwards of One Hundred New, Singular, and Beautiful Species; Together with Some that are of Importance in Medicine, Domestic Economy, &c. the Figures are Accurately Drawn, Engraved, and Coloured, from Specimens o
London, Printed for the author, by T. Bensley, 1798
First edition. 4to, [iv], , , (index) pp., 50 hand-coloured engraved plates all with slight brown toning, contemporary tree calf, red morocco label, neat repairs to joints, a very good example.
Dunbar (British Butterflies), page 48; Nissen ZBI 1143.