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Title:
Butterflies of the world
Author:
Martin, Gilles, 1956-
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Uniform Title:
Papillons du monde. English
Publication Information:
New York : Abrams, 2006.
Physical Description:
220 pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The genius of diversity. Butterflies by day, moths by night -- Versatile mouths -- The colors and shapes of survival -- The world of caterpillars. Insatiable appetites -- Too beautiful to touch -- From caterpillar to butterfly -- The world of butterflies and moths. Bodies built for love -- Astonishingly keen senses -- Hordes on migration -- Lepidoptera and humans. The birthplace of silk -- Great public and private collections -- Conservation and the future.
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ISBN:
9780810959538
Format :
Book