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The butterflies of the eastern United States and Canada, with special reference to New England

Collection Data

Scudder, Samuel Hubbard, 1837-1911 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1889
Place: Cambridge
Publisher: The author
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: QKV+ (Scudder, S. H. Butterflies of the eastern U.S. and Canada)
New England
East (U.S.)
Canada, Eastern
nature prints
Content: "Family Braconidae. Subfamily Microgasterinae. By C. V. Riley": p. [1897]-1911.
Content: "Studies on the embryological development of Euvanessa antiopa. By Charles W. Woodworth, M.S.": p. 95-104.
Content: "The climate of New England. By W. M. Davis": p. 86-89.
Content: "The dipterous parasites of North American butterflies. By S. W. Williston": p. [1912]-1924.
Content: "The hymenopterous parasites of North American butterflies. By L. O. Howard": p. [1869]-1896.
Content: "The physical features and faunistic divisions of New England. The physical geography of New England. By W. M. Davis": p. 75 -86.
Content: 2 copies.
Content: Each plate and one map accompanied by leaf with description letterpress.
Content: I. Introduction, Nymphalidae.--II. Lycaenidae, Papilionidae, Hesperidae.--III. Appendix, plates.
Content: Issued in 12 parts, November 1888-October 1889.
Content: Paged continuously.
Statement of responsibility: Illustrations: 80 prints : lithograph, chromolithograph ; full-page (77) or larger (3). Lithographed by B. Meisel, Boston, Julius Bien & Co., N.Y., and T. Sinclair & Son, Philadelphia, after J. Henry Blake, Edward Burgess, J.H. Emerton, Mary Peart and others. Include ports. of naturalists John Abbot and John LeConte and 19 maps and groups of maps, 3 on folded leaves. -- 16 photomechanical prints : electrotype, photogravure, photographic relief printing, b&w ; full-page. Reproductions of wood engravings and drawings by Blake, Emerton and others; port. of T.W. Harris, from an engraving.
Statement of responsibility: By Samuel Hubbard Scudder.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 v. front., ports., illus., plates (part col.) maps (part fold.) 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 2604754
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13550979
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dd357da0-c6cf-012f-17c9-58d385a7bc34
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