CARTER, David J. The Observer's Book of Caterpillars. London: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1979.
12mo., green cloth, upper cover and spine titled in white; end papers showing various silhouettes of the insect; original clipped dust wrapper; pp. 159; a near-fine copy, with light foxing to the upper edge; wrapper with previous price sticker to inside front flap, lightly toned, as is common. Very good overall.
First and only edition, illustrating over 200 of the more common species of moth and butterfly larvae with notes on behaviour, food-plants, season and pupation.