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THE ADVENTUROUS MOTH.

By Sargent, Robert.

NY: Simon & Schuster, (1968) Hard Cover. FIRST PRINTING. Illustrated by the author. 32 pages, reinforced cloth. Picture book story about a lonely moth who is reluctantly befriended by a lion. Bottom edge bumped else FINE in VERY GOOD dustjacket..

$26.00

BATTLE ON THE ROSEBUSH Insect Live in Your Backyard

By Edsall, Marion S., Illustrated by Jean Cassels Helmar

Chicago: Follett, 1972 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped Dj. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated with over 40 black and white illustrations of insects..

$26.00

WINGS IN THE MEADOW

By Brewer, Jo, Illustrated by Henry B. Kane

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Very Good Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. Illus. in black and white, this book follows the life cycle of the Monarch Butterfly. Dustjacket spine and part of front cover sun faded..

$30.00

HATCH AND GROW

By Smith, George A.

New York Abelard-Schuman 1967. Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine Dustjacket. "Life stories of familiar insects shown in close-up photographs." Book is in unread condition. Illustrated by photos..

$26.00

INSECTS- HUNTERS AND TRAPPERS

By Hutchins, Ross E.

NY: Rand McNally, 1960 Illustrated with photos. Hard Cover. FINE in a Very Good+ clipped dustjacket. One small chip missing to top front dj edge..

$22.00

OUR SIX-LEGGED FRIENDS AND ALLIES  Ecology in Your Back Yard
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OUR SIX-LEGGED FRIENDS AND ALLIES Ecology in Your Back Yard

By Simon, Hilda

NY: Vanguard, 1971 Hard Cover. Fine in a FINE Dustjacket. First Edition. 96 pages, cloth. Well-researched account of 6 insect "friends" - the dragonfly, ladybird beetle, lacewing fly, parasitic wasp, & the flower & tachina flies. Beautifully & accurately illustrated throughout..

$35.00

STRANGE VISITOR

By Johnston, Edith

NY: Macmillan, 1947 Illustrated by author. First Edition. 72 pgs, boards. Story of a long-legged praying mantis. 14 large blk/white charcoal botanical drawings. VERY GOOD in lightly chipped & frayed dustjacket..

$26.00

CREATURES OF THE NIGHT
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CREATURES OF THE NIGHT

By Sterling, Dorothy

Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1960. Hard Cover. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Juvenile nonfiction. Illustrated by Winifred Lubell. First edition..

$26.00

HOW INSECTS GROW

By Conklin, Gladys

New York Holiday House 1969. Hard Cover. Fine in a near fine, clipped dustjacket. Juvenile nonfiction. Illustrated by Girard Goodenow..

$26.00

THE SPIDER

By Lane, Margaret.

NY: Dial Press, (1982) FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Illustrated by Barbara Firth, 28 pages, boards. Introduction to several species of spiders - their physiology, reproduction & behavior. Illustrated in color..

$26.00

WONDER-WORKERS OF THE INSECT WORLD

By Herbert, Hiram J., Illustrated by Robert Gartland

NY: Dutton, 1960 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. First Edition. Forward by Dr. Lucy W. Clausen. Top edge of book lightly spotted, else fine..

$22.00

INSECT BUILDERS AND CRAFTSMEN

By Hutchins, Ross E.

NY: Rand McNally, 1959 Illustrated with photos. Hard Cover. FINE in a Very Good+ Dust Jacket. FIRST EDITION..

$26.00

GRASSHOPPER AND BUTTERFLY.

By Piers, Helen.

St. Louis: McGraw-Hill, (1975) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. 42 pages, boards. A story about a grasshopper who sets out to find Butterfly a warm place for the winter. It is beautifully illustrated in full color. One page has a corner folded over. NEAR FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

INSECT MASQUERADES
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INSECT MASQUERADES

By Simon, Hilda, Illustrated by Author

NY: Viking, 1968 Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 95 pgs, cloth. Author's concise text describes the disguises, camouflages & mimicking techniques used by various insect species. Beautifully illus in color. FINE in lightly worn dustjacket..

$35.00

LUCKY LADYBUGS

By Conklin, Gladys, Illustrated by Glen Rounds

NY: Holiday House, 1968 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. 32 pages, reinforced cloth. Picture book that depicts the activities & habits of ladybugs. Illustrated in color..

$30.00

TALES OF THE WARRIOR ANTS.
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TALES OF THE WARRIOR ANTS.

By Brown, Dee.

NY: GP Putnam's, (1973) Second Impression. 127 pages, pictorial boards. The author of BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE tells the gripping story of armies of warrior ants that are unafraid of man & all of his weapons for fighting them. Rough spot on cover from binder. NEAR FINE, no dj..

$22.00

BEHIND THE GARDEN WALL
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BEHIND THE GARDEN WALL

By Wallace, Robert, Illustrated by Elsinore Robinson Crowell

SF: Paul Elder & Co, 1913 Hard Cover. Very Good, no dj. FIRST EDITION. 65 pages, boards. Story of the lives of the insects living behind the garden wall. Charming vignette illustrations. The text is set within decorative borders on each page. Unusual..

$60.00