• Twitter
  • Facebook
Log-in | Register | My Basket : arrow

Your shopping basket is currently empty.

0 items - 0.00
Our Publications

The Pemberley Bookshop

Our Shop

Why not come and peruse our comprehensive range of natural history titles at our well stocked bookshop, where you can also receive our expert advice. Click here for details of our shop.

The Coleoptera of the British Islands

by Fowler, W.W.; Donisthorpe, H.

Large-Paper Edition
  • Hardback £1,800.00
  • Used Book Availability : In stock
  • Add to wishlist
  • Catalogue No : 49042
  • Published : 1887-1913
  • Cover : Hardback
  • Pages : xxxii, 269; 444; 399; 411; 490; xiii, 351
  • Publisher : Reeve
  • Published In : London
  • Illustrations : 200 hand-col + 5 plain plates


The rare illustrated, large paper edition.


6 vols, roy. 8vo, orig. cloth. Three vols professionally rebacked, retaining orig. backstrips. Occasional light foxing. Plates bright and clean. Very good set. Book-plate of British coleopterist, Eric Gowing-Scopes (1913-2007) to each volume. Also with original owner's name, J.B, Bowring, neatly inscribed to verso of front free endpaper of the first five vols.

Subscribe to our mailing list More details about our mailing list arrow