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CREEPY CRAWLIES. Ladybugs, Lobsters & Other Amazing Arthropods.

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Published
1991
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9780806983363
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Sterling Publishing Co, Inc.:, 1991. 107 pages, illustrated in color. "Arthopods ar eone of the most numerous forms of life on earth, with trillions of them around at any one time. in fact, scientists have studied over 1.3 million different species, identify 12,000 new species each year, and think perhaps another 30 million are yet to be discovered." FINE… Read more
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INSECTS. Their Biology And Cultural History.

by Klausnitzer, Bernhard.

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Published
1987
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9780876636664
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Universe Publishing:, 1987. 237 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "From the earliest times, man's attitude to insects have been determined primarily by the extent to which they are useful or harmful to him." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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HAWAIIAN INSECTS AND THEIR KIN.

by Howarth, F. G. And W. P. Mull.

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Published
1992
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9780824814694
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University of Hawaii Press:, 1992. 160 pages, illustrated in color. "The Hawaiian Islands support a remarkable number of different habitants due to their diverse topography and climate." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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SPIDER.

by Michalska, Katarzyna & Sergiusz.

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2010
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9781861897756
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Reaktion Books Ltd.:, 2010. 224 pages, illustrated in b&w and color. "The authors investigate the natural history and cultural significance of this fascinating, ancient creature." FINE- SOFTCOVER, short previous owner inscription.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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COCKROACH.

by Copeland, Marion.

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2003
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Very Good-
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9781861891921
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Reaktion Books Ltd.:, 2003. 200 pages, illustrated in b&w and color. In this book "we discover the extraordinary natural history, symbolism and cultural significance of a poorly understood and much-maligned insect." VERY GOOD- SOFTCOVER, the first 6 pages of this book are wavey with a little waterstain, else the book is fine.. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over… Read more
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CRICKET RADIO. Tuning In The Night-Singing Insects.

by Himmelman, John.

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2011
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9780674046900
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Belkap Press of Harvard University:, 2011. 254 pages, illustrated in color. "Himmelman believes that to fullly appreciate the night-singing insects, it helps to have a well rounded knowledge of their natural history and their relationship with humans." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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SIX-LEGGED SOLDIERS. Using Insects As Weapons Of War.

by Lockwood, Jeffrey A.

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2009
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9780195333053
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Oxford University Press:, 2009. 377 pages, illustrated in b&w. The author's examination of the insidious use of insects during times of war shows how vulnerable we may really be. This book is a must-read for biologists and historians." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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PARASITES IN SOCIAL INSECTS.

by Schmid-Hempel, Paul.

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1998
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9780691059235
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Princeton University Press., 1998. 409 pages. "This book analyzes for the first time how parasites shape the biology of social insects: the ants, wasps, bees, and termites. In this extremely important work, the author achieves his aim of summarizing the existng knowledge of the topic, while he also provides numerous fresh conceptual advances." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET..… Read more
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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF INSECTS. Fourth Edition.

by Borror, Donald J., Dwight M. DeLong and Charles A. Triplehorn

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Published
1976
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9780030884061
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Holt, Rinehart and Winston:, 1976. First published in 1954, this book is the fourth edition from 1976, 852 pages, illustrated in b&w. "This book is intended to serve as a text for a beginning course in college entomology, and it must serve also as a text for an advanced course in systematic entomology, as it contains keys for the identification… Read more
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THE COMPARATIVE ETHOLOGY AND EVOLUTION OF THE SAND WASPS.

by Evans, Howard E.

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Published
1966
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Harvard University Press:, 1966. 526 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Few previous attempts have been made to apply the principles of comparative ethology to as large and complex a group as the sand wasps." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET, signed by the author. Library markings are present.. Signed by Author,. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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ARMY ANTS. The Biology Of Social Predation.

by Gotwald, William H.m, Jr.

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Published
1995
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9780801426339
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Comstock Publishing Associates:, 1995. 302 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "This book offers the first comprehensive account of their behavioral ecology and evolution. The definitive work on army ants aroung the world, this richly illustrated book is as engaging as it is thorough." FINE HARCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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A WALK AROUND THE POND. Insects In And Over The Water.

by Waldbauer, Gilbert.

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2006
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9780674027657
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Harvard University Press:, 2006. 206 pages, illustrated with b&w sketches. "Take this walk around the pond with Gilbert Waldbauer and discover the most amazingly diverse inhabitants of the freshwater world." FINE SOFTCOVER. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY.

by Comstock, John Henry.

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Published
1920
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Comstock Publishing Company:, 1920. 220 pages, illustrated with line drawings. VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, green cloth covers. This book is inscribed to Professor P.. Parrott by the author Entomologist John Henry Comstock.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE DRAGON HUNTERS.

by Graham, Frank, Jr.

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Published
1984
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9780525242499
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Dutton:, 1984. 3341 pages, illustrated with line drawings by Robert Shetterly. "This book dramatically describes the good news: ingenious ways are being found to bring under control the great crop and forest pests of our time. The growing success of environmental scientists has profound implications for us all: the day of massive doses of chemical insecticides on farms and forests… Read more
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Doubleday, Page & Co.:, 1902. 429 pages with 264 Figures, and 48 plates. A popular account of the bees, wasps, ants grasshoppers, flies and other North American insects, exclusive of the butterflies, moths and beetles, with full life histories, tables and bibliographies. VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, hinges of book slightly loose, else a nice clean copy. Brown linen cloth covers,… Read more
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INSECT PATHOLOGY.

by Tanda, Yoshinori and Harry K. Kaya.

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Published
1993
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9780126832556
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Academic Press:, 1993. 666 pages. "This book is designed for a broad spectrum of readers. It should be useful to students, lecturers, and researchers. It should serve as a resource to specialists to learn about other insect pathogen systems, for generalist to become aware of advances in insect pathology, and for scientists and students, beginning or otherwise, interested in… Read more
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BEES. THEIR VISION, CHEMICAL SENSES AND LANGUAGE.

by von Frisch, Karl.

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Published
1952
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Cornell University Press:, 1952. First published in Dec. 1950, this book is the second printing from May 1951, 119 pages, illustrated. "Karl von Frisch is known throught the world to both biologists and beekeepers for his discoveries of remarkable sensory capacities and behavior patterns in bees and other lower animals. In these pages many of the puzzling habits… Read more
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GOLDEN THRONG. A Book About Bees.

by Teale, Edwin Way.

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Published
1940
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Dodd, Mead & Co:, 1940. The first edition stated, 208 pages, illustrated with 85 b&w photographs by the author. In this book "I have sought-in addition to recording discoveries of recent years- to bring to the reader, through the eye of the camera, the age-old drama of life in the hive and in the bee's world of flower-filled fields." … Read more
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THE THERMAL WARRIORS. Strategies Of Insect Survival.

by Heinrich, Bernd.

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Published
1996
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9780674883406
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Harvard University Press:, 1996. 221pages, illustrated. "All bodily activity is the result of the interplay of vastly complex physiological processes, and all of these processes depend on temperature. For insects, the struggle to keep body temperature within a suitable range for activity and competition is oftern a matter of life and death. This book explains how, when, and in… Read more
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INSECTS THROUGH THE SEASONS.

by Waldbauer, Gilbert.

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Published
1998
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9780674454897
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Harvard University Press:, 1998. First published in 1996, this book is the third printing from 1998, 289 pages. "Insects appeared on earth 400 million years ago, long before the first reptile, bird, or mammal, and they may well endure as long as life persists. They make up about 75 percent of the 1.2 million currently known species of animals, and… Read more
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