Amazing butterflies & moths

by John Still

Publisher: A.A. Knopf, Publisher: Distributed by Random House, Inc. in New York

Written in English
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  • Butterflies -- Juvenile literature,
  • Moths -- Juvenile literature,
  • Lepidoptera -- Juvenile literature,
  • Butterflies,
  • Moths

About the Edition

Photographic guide illustrates the life cycles and charactersitics of various kinds of moths, butterflies, and caterpillars.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesAmazing butterflies and moths.
Statementwritten by John Still ; photographed by Jerry Young.
SeriesEyewitness juniors ;, 9
ContributionsYoung, Jerry, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL544.2 .S75 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1861649M
ISBN 100679815155, 067991515X
LC Control Number90019234

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