[London:, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, 1841 & 1851].: 1841
Seller ID: S11518
3 extracts from Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Vol. 18 [Blackwall's piece] and Vol. 20 [Newport's pieces]. 4to. 277-279; 219-224; 281-283 pp. Margins trimmed. Bound together in modern plain stiff brown wrappers, titles from original journal table of contents tipped-in at front cover; front cover stained. Very good. Newport "was a prominent English entomologist. Newport is especially noted for his studies utilizing the microscope and his skills in dissection. He was President of the Entomological Society of London 1843-1844 and also a member of the Ray Society . He is buried in Kensal Green Cem... View More...
[London:, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, 1851].: 1851
Seller ID: S11517
Extract from Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Vol. 20. 4to. 425-452 pp. 1 plate. Dis-bound, bound by 4 staples. Very good. Newport's paper exploring American stoneflies. Pteronarcys californica, the salmonfly or giant stonefly common to California and the Western seaboard, was discovered by Newport. View More...