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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1816292
Published by Collins. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Revised edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Name & date in ink and foxing to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, slightly faded to spine (as is usual) and browned to rear panel.

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LIFE OF THE HONEY-BEE
Written by W. Sinclair. Illustrated by Jill Payne.
Stock no. 2124240
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition.

Ladybird Series 651. Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402445. Tally No. 240 to rear cover, Ladybird revised price sticker covering original price, also to rear cover.

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LIFE OF THE HONEY-BEE
Written by W. Sinclair. Illustrated by Jill Payne.
Stock no. 2124233
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Ladybird Series 651. Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402445. Bumping to spine and corners. Scuffing to bottom corner of rear cover; old price to rear cover has been inked out. Tally no. 240 also to rear cover.

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THE HUMBLE-BEE
Written by F.W.L. Sladen.
Stock no. 2123540
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Its Life-History and How to Domesticate It. With descriptions of all the British species of Bombus and Psithyrus. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Some colour plates. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few marks and some scuffing to covers. Surface paper damage to front pastedown. Front joint is broken. Some foxing.

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THE FEMININE MONARCHIE OR A TREATISE CONCERNING BEES
Written by Charles Butler.
Stock no. 2122132
Published by Early English Books Online. Very good condition.

Card wraps. ..And the due ordering of them wherein the truth, fo9und out by experience and diligent observation, discovereth the idle and fondd conceipts. A reprint (printed on demand) in paperback of the original 1609 edition. Corners of book are a little creased. (No date inside book of when this individual copy was reprinted/printed on demand).

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QUEEN BREEDING FOR AMATEURS
Written by C.P. Abbott.
Stock no. 2119948
Published by Bee Craft. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Covers are foxed and grubby with some creasing. First page has surface paper damage and some staining. Foxing. Contents are generally still very good.

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BEES AND HONEY
Written by Thomas G. Newman.
Stock no. 2119699
Published by American Bee Journal. Almost very good condition.

Or, The Management of an Apiary, for Pleasure and Profit. Red cloth, gilt titles, black decorations. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Bumping to corners and spine. Marks to covers. Rear joint is cracked. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. A few hinges are pulled.

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PEST CONTROL SAFE FOR BEES A MANUAL AND DIRECTORY FOR THE TROPICS AND SUBTROPICS
Written by Margaret Adey; Penelope Walker; Peter T. Walker.
Stock no. 2119575
Published by International Bee Research Association. 1986. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0860981843. Grubby tape mark to edges of front cover. Some creasing to corners. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE INTRODUCTION OF QUEEN BEES
Written by L.E. Snelgrove.
Stock no. 2119573
Published by Miss I Snelgrove. 3rd 1948. Almost very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Third edition. Covers are heavily spotted, with bumping to corners and spine; top of spine also chipped. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF THE HONEY-BEE
Written by Leslie Bailey. Illustrated by J. Philip Spradbery.
Stock no. 2119571
Published by Land Books. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with large area of surface paper damage, with some loss to front panel. Creasing and some chipping, with a little loss; some marks.

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A MODERN BEE-FARM AND ITS ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT
Written by S. Simmins.
Stock no. 2119563
Published by S. Simmins. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Revised edition. Fourteenth Thousand. B/w photos and illustrations. Spine is browned. Covers are grubby and scuffed. Chipping to cloth at spine and corners. Foxing. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown. Some pencil annotations.

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THE BORDER BEES
Written by Colin Weightman.
Stock no. 2119558
Published by Ramsden Williams Publications. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Anecdotes and Memoirs of Twenty Years, 1940-1960. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some light browning and foxing to page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with light edge-creasing.

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