Paris: Larousse, ND (ca 1930). First edition. Hardcover. Oblong quarto (8 1/4 x 11 1/2"). 36pp. Original quarter blue cloth over illustrated paper covered boards, with black lettering to front cover. Illustrated title page.
French children book splendidly illustrated throughout with illustrator Aman-Jean's delightful b/w and color drawings pertaining to the life of butterflies, crickets, dung beetles, and ants.
Moderate age-toning along edges of binding. lower corners bumped (not affecting pages throughout). Pages age-toned along margin. Text in French. Binding and interior in overall good to good+ condition. g to g+. Item #45538