Biological Sciences

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Caddisflies

Caddisflies

by Lafontaine- Gary

Butterflies

Butterflies

by E B Ford

Bumblebees

Bumblebees

by Ted Benton

Nymphs

Nymphs

by Ernest Schwiebert

The Ants

The Ants

by Bert and Wilson, Edward O Holldobler

Common British Beetles

Common British Beetles

by Rev J G Wood

Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies and Moths

by W Furneaux

Nymphs

Nymphs

by Ernest George Schwiebert

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Ants

by Bertwilson, Edward O Holldobler

No cover image available

The Ants

by Bert Holldobler

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Ants

by Bert; Wilson, Edward O Hobbdobler

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The Ants

by Bert and Wilson, E O Holldobler

Biological Sciences Books & Ephemera

New Naturalist No 41 Dragonflies

New Naturalist No 41 Dragonflies

by Corbet, Philip S and Longfield, Cynthia and Moore, N W

Insect Physiology

Insect Physiology

by Wigglesworth, V.B

Methuen, 1961. Hardcover. A NEAR FINE tight copy in a VG+ dj!! .
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$10.00
CONCERNING THE HABITS OF INSECTS

CONCERNING THE HABITS OF INSECTS

by Balfour-Browne, F

Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1925. 169 plages, b/w plates. Original dark grey-green binding very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's blind embossed stamp to the front paste-down. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo.
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£6.00
New Naturalist No.   8 INSECT NATURAL HISTORY

New Naturalist No. 8 INSECT NATURAL HISTORY

by Imms, A. D

London: Collins, 1947. pp. xviii, 317, 99 colour and over 100 b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket near fine, not price-clipped, a little rubbing to the top and of the spine, narrow strip of accid free paper applied to the reverse of the top edge of the spine, no fading, attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding bight and clean. Contents clean and tight, light impression of inscription on the front free endpaper, no foxing, otherwise unmarked. An near... Read more
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£40.00
Dragonflies Of Great Britain And Ireland

Dragonflies Of Great Britain And Ireland

by Hammond, Cyril O

Imprint unknown, 1977-12-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good Jacket. Posted within 1 working day. Robust recyclable packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide
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£7.17
COLEOPTERA Introduction and Keys to Families (Handbooks For The Identification of British Insects Vol IV. Part 1)

COLEOPTERA Introduction and Keys to Families (Handbooks For The Identification of British Insects Vol IV. Part 1)

by Crowson, R. A

London: THE ROYAL ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY, 1956. 59 pages, b/w illustrations, original printed card wrappers, fine with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked. A fine tight copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Small 4to (16 x 23cm).
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£30.00
THE COLEOPTERA OF SUFFOLK

THE COLEOPTERA OF SUFFOLK

by Morley, Cluade

Plymouth: James H. Keys, Printer, 1899. pp. xiv, 113, folding map frontispiece. Printed covers very good with a little general wear and rubbing, paper covering very slightly chipped to the base of the spine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy. Very scarce.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo (14 x 22cm).
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£90.00
Synopses of the British Fauna No.9 British Woodlice with Keys to the Species

Synopses of the British Fauna No.9 British Woodlice with Keys to the Species

by Edney, E. B

Linnean Society of London, 1954. 21.5 x 14.0 cm. Pp. 55, illustrated. Paper covers slightly faded.. 1st. Paperback. Good/No Jacket.
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£6.00
A MANUAL OF COMMON BEETLES OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA [2 Volume set]

A MANUAL OF COMMON BEETLES OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA [2 Volume set]

by Dillon, Elizabeth; Dillon, Lawrence S

New York: Dover Publications Inc., 1972. 2 volume set; 894 pages in total; b/w illustrations throughout; colour plates to inside covers. Covers very good with sligth wear only, a little faded to spines. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good set.. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.
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£32.00
Social Wasps: Their Biology and Control (Rentokil Library)
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£122.00
Butterflies of Dorset

Butterflies of Dorset

by Thomas, J.; Webb, N

Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society, 1984. 21.0 x 15.0 cm. Pp. 128, colour illustrations, maps.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.
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£10.00
The Moths of the British Isles. (First Series).

The Moths of the British Isles. (First Series).

by SOUTH, Richard

London: Frederick Warne & Co., nd. (c.1909).. Wayside and Woodland series. Comprising the Families Sphingidae To Noctuidae with Accurately Coloured Figures of Every Species and Many Varieties also Drawings of Eggs, Caterpillars, Chrysalids and Food-Plants. 16cms x 12cms x 3cms. Pp.vi/343, 139 coloured and black & white plates, "Sample Room Copy" to front free endpaper, preliminaries and half-title, cracking to inner hinge of rear board but holding. Blue 'leather effect' boards with gilt title to spine... Read more
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£20.00
Ants, bees, and Wasps: A Record of Observations on the Habits of Social Hymenoptera

Ants, bees, and Wasps: A Record of Observations on the Habits of Social Hymenoptera

by Lubbock, Sir John

London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1882. Hardback, red cloth, gilt titles to spine. 32pp pub ads. With 5 colour plates. 1st edition 1882. Binding is slightly worn, corners of boards bumped. Inner hinges splitting across end-papers, binding remains secure. A decent copy. (h11). 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good.
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£20.00
FOREST INSECTS, A TEXTBOOK FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS IN FOREST SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES AND FOREST WORKERS

FOREST INSECTS, A TEXTBOOK FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS IN FOREST SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES AND FOREST WORKERS

New York and London: McGraw-Hill , 1936. 463 pages, b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, very good with a little general wear, some fading to spine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition, Fourth Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 23 x 15cm.
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£12.00
Petit Buffon illustré. Histoire naturelle des Insectes.

Petit Buffon illustré. Histoire naturelle des Insectes.

by [Lacroix, Paul]

Paris.: Didier., 1853. Publisher’s printed wraps. . Good,, shaken with some plates loose.. 15x10.5 cm. . French text. weight: 0.4 lb. Color lithograph frontis, color vignette on title page, 16 colored lithograph plates.
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$55.00
COMMON INSECT PESTS OF STORED FOOD PRODUCTS A Guide to Their Identification

COMMON INSECT PESTS OF STORED FOOD PRODUCTS A Guide to Their Identification

by Hinton, H.E.; A.Steven Corbet

London: British Museum Press, 1975. 62 pages; b/w illustrations. A very good copy; contents clean and tight, unmarked. A useful guide.. Fifth Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.
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£4.00
Social Life in the Insect World

Social Life in the Insect World

by Fabre, J. H

T. Fisher Unwin, 1912. 21.5 x 13.5 cm. p. viii, 327, 14 uncoloured plates. Original cloth, gilt lettering and decoration, top edge gilt. Extremities rubbed, spine slightly skewed, blank book plate on front pastedown, newspaper cutting picture of the author pasted on front free end paper, owner's details on 1/2 title.. 1st English Ed. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.
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£15.00
COLLECTED PAPERS FOR INVESTIGATION IN NATIONAL CHEBALING NATURE RESERVE

COLLECTED PAPERS FOR INVESTIGATION IN NATIONAL CHEBALING NATURE RESERVE

by Yanqian, Xu (Editor in chief)

China: Science and Technology Publishing House of Guangdong Province, 1992. 553 pages' 8 few colour plates; black and white diagrams and illustrations. Text in Chinese with a few abstracts in English, scientific names in latin. Card covers. A little general wear, contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy overall. Includes a section on entomology. . Paperback. Very Good. 4to.
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£52.00
New Naturalist No.   8 INSECT NATURAL HISTORY

New Naturalist No. 8 INSECT NATURAL HISTORY

by Imms, A. D

London: Collins, 1947. pp. xviii, 317, 99 colour and over 100 b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket near fine, not price-clipped, no fading, attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding near fine, a little irregular fading to the boards. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A near fine, first edition copy. [Collecting the New Naturalist NN8A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.
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£45.00
FIELD GUIDE TO THE  MOTHS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND

FIELD GUIDE TO THE MOTHS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND

by Waring, Paul and Townsend, Martin

United Kingdom: British Wildlife Publishing, 2003. 432 pages; numerous colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Covers fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A new copy.. Second Edition. Paperback. New/New. Illus. by Lewington, Richard. 8vo. book.
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£30.00
BRITISH MOSQUITOES AND HOW TO ELIMINATE THEM

BRITISH MOSQUITOES AND HOW TO ELIMINATE THEM

by Hogarth, A.M

London: Hutchinson & Co., 1928. pp. 127, illustrated endpapers (fine cartoon of the grim reaper riding a mosquitoe), b/w frontispiece, further b/w plates. Original brown cloth binding with black lettering. Binding very good with a little general wear only, gilt stamped shelf no. to the base of the spine. Contents good and tight, a few library stamps - to the reverse of the plates and associated label, minimal foxing to page edges, o/w a very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo.
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£10.00
The bug that laid the golden eggs; A Science I CAN READ Book Number 51

The bug that laid the golden eggs; A Science I CAN READ Book Number 51

by Selsam, Millicent E

A World's Work Children's Book, Kingswood, Surrey, 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Harold Krieger – photography. 250 g.; V, 64 pages. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and a couple of hand drawn drawings. Photographically illustrated dustjacket. As can be seen in the attached photograph areas a mark from a price sticker at the top right of the front cover no other damage to detail. The book is an introduction to the study of... Read more
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AU$12.74
New Naturalist No.  98 BUMBLEBEES

New Naturalist No. 98 BUMBLEBEES

by Benton, Ted

London: Collins, 2006. pp. 580. Numerous colour plates and black and white drawings. Dust jacket as new, not price clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green Buckram boards fine with bright gilt to spine. Contents clean and tight, unread. A new first edition copy [Referenced by "Collecting the New Naturalists" - NN98A]. First Edition. Hardcover. New/New. 8vo. Book.
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£70.00
World of a Beehive

World of a Beehive

by Powell, John

HARDBACK, "UNCOMMON," SHIPPED FROM THE UK* Edn: 1st.* Imp: 1st.* Date of Publication: 1979* Publisher: Faber & Faber.* Binding and cover condition: Black & white illustrated and laminated glossy covers, black and orange titles to spine & face. Spine slightly faded. No bumps or rubs, absolutely minimal shelf wear to upper & lower edges. VG++* Jacket condition: No dust jacket (probably as issued). ND* Contents condition: PRIVATE COPY NOT EX-LIBRARY. Clean, crisp, tight and bright with no reading wear, no... Read more
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£9.95