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Bad Beekeeper's Club

By: Turnbull, Bill

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Sphere Books Ltd, 2010


Very light shelf wear only, otherwise as new in every respect. View more info

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Beekeeping: The Gentle Craft

By: Adams, John

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Wynwood Press, 1988


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 182 pages. View more info

Beetles of America, The

By: Headstrom, Richard

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, A. S. Barnes and Company, 1977


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 488 pages. B&w illustrations. View more info

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Begin to Keep Bees: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Beginning Beekeeper

By: Carrier, Franklin H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Jose, CA, Carrier's Beekeeping Supplies, 1982

Inscription: Inscribed By Author


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 234 pages. Inscribed to entomologist John Edwards by the author. Dust jacket shows edge wear. View more info

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Bibliography on Pathogens of Medically Important Arthropods: 1981

By: Roberts, Donald W.; Daoust, Richard A.; Wraight, Stephen P.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N Y, Insect Pathology Resource Center, Cornell University, 1983


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 324 pages. Photo of Table of Contents available. Previous owner's name. View more info

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Biomechanics of Insect Flight: Form, Function, Evolution, The

By: Dudley, Robert

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Princton, NJ, Princeton Univ Pr, 2000

Inscription: Inscribed By Author


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 476 pages. Inscribed by author. Contents: Flight and the Pterygote Insecta; Morphology of the Flight Apparatus; Kinematics and Aerodynamics of Flight; Energetics and Flight Physiology; Stability, Maneuverability, and Maximum Flight Performance; Evolution of Flight and Flightlessness; Flight and Insect Diversification; Future Directions in Insect Flight Biomechanics; Glossary; References; Index. View more info

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Breeding Super Bees

By: Taber, Steve

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Medina, OH, Thea.I.Root Co., 1987


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 174 pages. B&w photos and illustrations. View more info

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Butterflies of Oregon

By: Dornfeld, Ernst John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Forest Grove, OR, Timber Press, Incorporated, 1980


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 276 pages. Crease on spine. Previous owner's name inside. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. A comprehensive publication on the butterfiles of Oregon, with many black and white plates. Covers Oregon physiography and butterfly distribution; biology of butterflies; endangered and extinct butterflies; evolution, classification and nomenclature; collecting, rearing and photographing butterflies; systematic accounts of butterfly familie... View more info

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Die schönsten Tafeln aus dem Grossen Buch der Schmetterlinge und Pflanzen Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium. Ausgewählt, eingeleitet und beschrieben von Gerhard Nebel.

By: Merian, Maria Sibylla

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Hoffmann Und Campe Verlag, 1964


61 page softbound folio with text in German has small crease on top corner of cover. One loose sheet with biographical paragraph about Maria Sibylla Merian in six languages. 16 loose brightly colored plates (12 1/4" w x 18" h) of Merian's engravings: Pomeranze und Spiegeltrager; Granatapfelblute und Laternentrager; Batate und Spinner; Baumwollblatt-Jatropha und Schwarmer; Ingwergewachs und Castnia-Motten; Hibiskubluten und Schwalbenschwanz; Zedratzitrone und Boc... View more info

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Die schönsten Tafeln aus dem Grossen Buch der Schmetterlinge und Pflanzen Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium. Ausgewählt, eingeleitet und beschrieben von Gerhard Nebel.

By: Merian, Maria Sibylla

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Hoffmann Und Campe Verlag, 1964


Hardback slightly soiled white cloth portfolio with black paper spine and fore edge, gilt lettering, and red illustration. Interior cardstock paper folder glued to inside of portfolio has several tears along its folded edges. Biographical information about Maria Sibylla Merian (a German-born naturalist and scientific illustrator, who lived from 1647 to 1717) printed inside front cover in six languages. 61 page softbound folio with text in German has small creases on... View more info

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Dragonflies and Damselflies of California (California Natural History Guides)

By: Manolis, Timothy D.

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press, 2003


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Many color illustrations. 201 pages. 4 3/4"w x 7 1/2"h. View more info

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Ecology of Insect Overwintering, The

By: Leather, S. R.; Walters, K.F.A.; Bale, J.S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1993

Edition: First Edition


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 255 pages. Previous owner's name. The study of the overwintering process can offer an insight into the development of insects, as well as predict the patterns of disease epidemic and crop destruction caused by some species. View more info

Essay Upon the Silk Worm, An

By: Barham, Henry

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Robin and Russ Handweavers, 1988

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Reproduction of 1719 essay, nicely done in small format hardback. View more info

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Farmers' Warfare

By: Alton, Charles Livesey

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood and Son, 1947


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked, tight binding. 174 pages. Super cool graphic dust jacket with front blurb cut off. View more info

Field Guide to Butterflies

By: Holland, W. J.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Broomall, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Main Line Book Co, 2003


Excellent condition in every respect, as-new. No marking of any kind to text/interior. 219 pages with spiral binding so book can be placed flat with full color photo on R. page, full description on L. View more info