From the Back Cover
• 450 species comprehensively illustrated, with 288 colour paintings and over 1500 drawings
• The introduction provides general information on the structure and biology of spiders, together with illustrations of webs and egg sacs
• This is the ultimate, comprehensive field guide to spiders – a must for all arachnophiles everywhere and a vital introduction for all other naturalists.
'The colour plates are superb'
'Packed full of information'
'Much the best book on the subject at any price'
NATURAL WORLD BOOK OF THE YEAR