Paris: Dentu, Imprimeur - Libraire, 1802. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #38273
Volume I: cxxx, 302 pages, plus six plates. Volume II: xxii, 438 pages with index, plus errata page to volume I. Each volume bound in half leather over marbled paper covered boards. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplates fixed to the front paste-down endpapers. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Spots of foxing throughout both volumes. Professionally rebacked with original leather spines pressed on. A handsome, about very good set.