Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office. 1875.
10 color lithographic plates, pages numbered 705-1015pp ONLY, 12 x 9 1/2 inches, rebound in green textured cloth- covered boards (hardbound). Light foxing, soiling and soft corner crease to a few plates (mainly in outer margins); very good condition. The full report documents surveys undertaken in 1872-73-74 in portions of Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona. The chapters included in this volume focus on Entomology. The volume includes a number of attractive plates of insects and butterflies; ten of the plates are printed in color. Chapters present in this bound volume are: Chapter VII Hymenoptera; Chapter VIII Diurnal Lepidoptera; Chapter IX Bombycidae and Zygaenidae; Chapter X Diptera; XI Coleoptera; XII Hemiptera; XIII Orthoptera; XIV Neuroptera and Pseudo-Neuroptera. Item #46371