'Silver Stripe Hawk Moth: Sphinx celerio', 1797, (1945). Creator: Edward Donovan
'Silver Stripe Hawk Moth: Sphinx celerio', 1797, (1945). The larvae of the silver-striped hawk-moth, now known as Hippotion celerio, typically feed on the leaves of plants such as the grape vine. From "Natural History of British Insects" by Edward Donovan. Published in "Insect Life in Britain', by Geoffrey Taylor. [Collins, London, 1945]
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Long Leaved Amaryllis, pub. 1776. Creator: Pierre Joseph Buchoz (1731-1807)
Long Leaved Amaryllis, from 'Collection Precieuse et Enluminee', pub. 1776 (hand coloured engraving). Amaryllis belladonna; Hathor which has strap shaped leaved, white flower but pink in bud.
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'Various Insects and Reptiles of Different Parts of the World'. Artist: W Grainger
'Various Insects and Reptiles of Different Parts of the World'. Scorpion, rattle snake, locust, crocodile, centipede, elephant beetle, worm, moth, butterfly, spider, 'Horn Serpent', 'Hooded Serpent' and 'Walking Leaf'.
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