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Product Description: Artistic depictions of butterflies have been used in many cultures including Egyptian hieroglyphs dating back 3500 years. In some cultures butterflies symbolize rebirth, while others believe that when a butterfly lands on you it is a sign of good luck to follow...read more
By Paul A. Opler (editor)

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9781607102762, titled "The Complete Book of North American Butterflies" | Thunder Bay Pr, June 1, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Artistic depictions of butterflies have been used in many cultures including Egyptian hieroglyphs dating back 3500 years.

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Product Description: Insects boast incredible diversity, and this book treats an important component of the western insect biota that has not been summarized before—moths and their plant relationships. There are about 8,000 named species of moths in our region, and although most are unnoticed by the public, many attract attention when their larvae create economic damage: eating holes in woolens, infesting stored foods, boring into apples, damaging crops and garden plants, or defoliating forests...read more

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9780520251977 | Univ of California Pr, May 27, 2009, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Insects boast incredible diversity, and this book treats an important component of the western insect biota that has not been summarized before—moths and their plant relationships.

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Encompassing nearly six hundred species of butterlies found west of the 100th meridian, this updated handbook features lifelike color plates, photographs, maps, and line drawings, as well as information on habitats, ranges, flight seasons, food plants, and special characteristics of each species. Simultaneous. (view table of contents)

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9780395791523 | 2 sub edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1999), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This all-new edition includes more than 590 species, illustrated in lifelike positions on beautiful new color plates.

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9780395791516 | 2 edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 15, 1999), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Encompassing nearly six hundred species of butterlies found west of the 100th meridian, this updated handbook features lifelike color plates, photographs, maps, and line drawings, as well as information on habitats, ranges, flight seasons, food plants, and special characteristics of each species.

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Describes more than 524 species of butterflies, discussing their physical appearance, development, food, flight period, and location (view table of contents)

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9780395364529 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Describes over 500 species of butterflies found east of the Great Plains, discussing their physical appearance, development, food, flight period, and location

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9780395904534 | Rev sub edition (Houghton Mifflin, May 15, 1998), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Describes more than 524 species of butterflies, discussing their physical appearance, development, food, flight period, and location
9780395632796 | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 1992, cover price $17.95 | also contains The Politics of Citizenship in Immigrant Democracies: The Experience of the United States, Canada and Australia | About this edition: Describes over 500 species of butterflies found east of the Great Plains, discussing their physical appearance, development, food, flight period, and location

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Describes and illustrates 183 butterflies and moths of North America, and includes advice on butterfly-watching and butterfly conservation
By Paul A. Opler and Amy Bartlett Wright (illustrator)

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9780395906651 | Houghton Mifflin, February 20, 1998, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes and illustrates 183 butterflies and moths of North America, and includes advice on butterfly-watching and butterfly conservation
9780395670729 | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 1994, cover price $4.95 | also contains Francesca and the Mermaid | About this edition: Describes and illustrates 183 butterflies and moths of North America, and includes advice on butterfly-watching and butterfly conservation

Product Description: A child's introduction to butterflies native to North America.Ages 8 and up
By Paul A. Opler and Susan Strawn (illustrator)

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9781879373457 | Roberts Rinehart Pub, May 1, 1993, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A child's introduction to butterflies native to North America.

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Describes and illustrates eighty of the most abundant and widespread species in North America, and includes basic facts and information about their life cycle, habitat, and range

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9780679729815 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, July 1, 1990, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Describes and illustrates eighty of the most abundant and widespread species in North America, and includes basic facts and information about their life cycle, habitat, and range

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Identifies hundreds of butterflies found in the Eastern United States and describes the characteristics, range, habitat, and behavior of each species

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9780801829383 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 1, 1984, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Identifies hundreds of butterflies found in the Eastern United States and describes the characteristics, range, habitat, and behavior of each species

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