Kuala Lumpur: Kyle, Palmer & Co, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. A nontechnical handbook in three parts: a detailed introduction, structure, characteristics and life history of butterflies; various species illustrated on photographic plates; a list of 801 species known to occur in Malaya.
Small 4to, v, 252pp, 2 color plates and 2 maps in text, 14 photo plates with text opposite, xxiv pp (3pp) ads. Bound in tan cloth, title in black on both cover and spine. Covers dusty, internally bright and clean. Very good condition. Item #27728