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Image for Beekeeping: The Gentle Craft

Beekeeping: The Gentle Craft

By: Adams, John

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Wynwood Press: 1988

Seller ID: 125321


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

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Skeps : Their History, Making and Use

By: Alston, Frank

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Northern Bee Books: 1987

Seller ID: 125270


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 105 pages. Stain on bottom edge of cover and spine. View more info

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Insects and Physiology

By: Beament, J.W.L.; Treherne, J.E.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, Oliver & Boyd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124732


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 378 pages. Full gray cloth boards with embossed beetle on cover. Previous owner's name inside. 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

Seller ID: 126422


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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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

Seller ID: 124809


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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Birds of Oregon: Status and Distribution

By: Gilligan, Jeff; Smith, Mark; Rogers, Dennis; Contreras, Alan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: McMinnville, OR, Cinclus Publications: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 123308


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Sharp corners; brown leatherette hardcover. Signed by all four editors. 330 pages. View more info

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Queen Rearing

By: Laidlaw, Harry H. Jr.;Eckert, J.E.

Price: $77.95

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., Univ of California Pr: 1962

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 125308


Excellent condition in every respect: sharp corners, unmarked text/interior, covers are straight and clean, as is spine. Bright yellow cloth cover. Contents include History of queen rearing, Production of queen cells, Queen-mating colonies, Care of Queens, Breeding and stock improvement, Controlled mating, Ailments of queen bees. 165 pages, charts, lots of b&w photos. 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

Seller ID: 124788


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

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Royal Natural History Volume 3, Section 6: Birds

By: Lydekker, Richard (ed.)

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.: 1894

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 124958


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean and unmarked. Binding is solid and text block is solid with some wear at hinges. Green cloth boards with gold embossed lettering on cover and spine with black embossed jungle motif. Perforated stamp on title page and gift inscription on front endpaper with "1895". Corners worn and bumped, red "X" at bottom of page ends, general edge wear. Several color plates often with the... View more info

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Royal Natural History Volume 4, Section 8: Birds

By: Lydekker, Richard (ed.)

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.: 1895

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 124959


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean and unmarked. Text block is cracked but not split between pages 448 & 449, otherwise tight, and shows wear but is solid at hinges to boards. Green cloth boards with gold embossed lettering on cover and spine with black embossed jungle motif. Perforated stamp on title page and gift inscription on front endpaper with "1896". Corners worn and bumped, red "X" at bottom of page e... View more info

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Royal Natural History Volume 4, Section 7: Birds

By: Lydekker, Richard (ed.)

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.: 1895

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 125037


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean and unmarked. Green cloth boards with gold embossed lettering on cover and spine with black embossed jungle motif. Perforated stamp on title page and gift inscription on front endpaper with "1896". Corners worn and bumped, red "X" at bottom of page ends, general edge wear. Several color plates often with the tissue protective cover missing. A great many b&w engravings in f... View more info

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Ecology of Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo), The

By: MacKinnon, Kathy; Hatta, Gusti; Halim, Hakimah; Mangalik, Arthur

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Periplus Editions: 1996

Seller ID: 124695


The Ecology of Indonesia Series Volume III. Previous owner's name inside. Front corner of dust jacket torn away. Slight edge wear to cover. 802 pages of text, plus section of color photographs. A complete summary of current scientific knowledge about Borneo. Rainforest and riverine habitats endangered by logging and industrial devlopment are described in detail, along with a discussion of land use patterns and current problems. 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

Seller ID: 124708


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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Casanova's Memoirs

By: Monet, Joseph; Casanova

Price: $19.95

Publisher: N Y., Exotica Club: 1930

Seller ID: 113197


Full plum colored cloth boards; faded and a bit spotty at spine. Silver illustration of a nude on cover. Lovely line drawings. 290 pages. A bit musty smelling. Bumped corner. View more info

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Art of Birds

By: Neruda, Pablo

Price: $79.95

Publisher: University of Texas Pr.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116475


Nice condition in every respect: clean, uncreased covers with sharp, unbent corners, text/interior free of marking of any kind. Slight edge wear to cover. Translated by Jack Schmitt. View more info

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Farming & Birds

By: O'Connor, Raymond J.; Shrubb, Michael

Price: $26.95

Publisher: N Y, Cambridge Univ Pr: 1986

Seller ID: 124267


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 290 pages. View more info

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Maria Sibylla Merian : Leben und Werk 1647 - 1717.

By: Pfister-Burkhalter, Margarete

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Basel, GS-Verlag: 1980

Seller ID: 124774


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 96 pages. Text in German. Pages are uncut (and not meant to be). Previous owner's name inside. Many black and white and some color illustrations. Edge wear to cover. View more info

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Annotated List of the Birds of Bolivia, An

By: Remsen, J.V.;Traylor, Melvin A. Jr.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Buteo Books: 1989

Seller ID: 116216


Excellent copy, with x's in pencil next to the names of birds spotted by previous owner as only marking to text, straight spine, sharp corners to the covers. Otherwise very clean, inside and out. 79 pages, maps, tables. Includes Main List, Taxonomic footnotes, Hypothetical List. View more info

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Birds of South America: Two Volume Set, The

By: Ridgely, Robert S.;Tudor, Guy

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., Univ of Texas Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 116341


Excellent condition throughout: straight spine, sharp corners to the covers, text/illustrations unmarked in any way, bright, clean perfect dust jackets. Large 8vo. Vol. 1, The Oscine Passerines, jays & swallows, wrens, thrushes & allies, vireos and wood-warblers, tanagers, icterids and finches ovenbirds and woodcreepers, antbirds, gnateaters, tapaculos, tyrant flycatchers, manakins & cotingas. 1997, ISBN 0292707568, 516 pp. including index, color illustrations, maps & l... View more info

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Kokigami: The Intimate Art of the Little Paper Costume

By: Silver, Burton; Busch, Heather

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, U.S.A., Ten Speed Press: 1990

Seller ID: 131420


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 64 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. Contains fourteen beautiful little paper costumes for the male member: The Dragon, The Cock, The Squid, The Moth, The Pig, The Fish, The Horse, The Dog, The Rose, The Car, The Steam Engine, The Space Shuttle, The Fire Engine, The Private Investigator. View more info