First edition 1983, 736 pages. With colour plates by Clare Abbott. 900 copies only in the Subscriber's edition.
The Orders, Suborders, Families and Subfamilies, 46 families in total, and 15 orders. Explanatory notes include: Colloquial names, Taxonomic notes, Distribution, Biotic Zones, Measurements and abbreviations, Food, and Geological timetable. The text is accompanied by line drawings, maps, distribution charts, and some excellent full-colour plates of the main species. Condition: binding and contents very good; no inscriptions; a sound copy.Dust jacket shows slight wear around edges.
- Jacket Condition: Good
- Binding Condition: Good
- Overall Condition: Good