Provenance C. A. Briggs (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Nissen ZBI 1838." /> HARRIS, Moses (?1731-?85). <I>An Exposition of English Insects.</I> London: "Sold by Mr White ... & Mr. Robson," 1782. 4° (291 x 235mm). Hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, engraved title, engraved figure, 50 hand-coloured engraved plates (one text leaf torn without loss, some mainly marginal spotting and staining). Contemporary red straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (extremities rubbed, covers scuffed and scratched). <I>Provenance</I> C. A. Briggs (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Nissen <I>ZBI</I> 1838. | Christie's