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BEES, WASPS, ANTS & ALLIED INSECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818319
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles, gilt vignette of bee with open wings to front. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Wayside & Woodland Series. A few light marks to boards. Foxing to text block and a few minor spots to frontispiece. Small inscription in ink to top corner of half-title page.
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BUMBLEBEES (NN 98)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1817564
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 0007174500. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffing to rear panel.
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ANT AND BEE AND THE ABC
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2123233
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1979. Almost very good condition.

The first Ant and Bee book. Small oblong format. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718200306. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1 inch tear hole to spine, on rear cover. Some chipping and wear along cover edges.
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MORE ANT AND BEE
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2123232
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1973. Almost very good condition.

An Alphabetical Story, companion book to "Ant and Bee". Colour pictures on every page with new words printed in red. Green glazed boards. 110 pages. 3.75 x 4.75". ISBN: 0718200322. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film. A few margin marks. One hinge pulled.
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THE CHILDREN'S LIFE OF THE BEE
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1506489
Published by Allen & Unwin. 1st UK 1920. Almost very good condition.

Readable & informative. Selected and arranged by Alfred Sutro and Herschel Williams. Blue cloth with gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay. 8.5 x 5.5". 5 colour plates. 192 pages. Spine bumped, worn and browned. A little bumping and wear to corners. Covers a bit grubby. One hinge starting to crack and joint cracked by frontis. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to contents but clean otherwise. All plates present.
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MORE ANT AND BEE
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Bryan Ward.
Stock no. 2122048
Published by Franklin Watts. pre 1957. Very good condition.

American edition. Book 2 - Another Alphabetical Story for Tiny Tots. Very small oblong format. Green pictorial boards. Easy to read text and lovely colour illustrations. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few light scuff marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Odd margin mark. Closed margin tear to page 63.
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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 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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INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF THE HONEY-BEE
Written by Leslie Bailey. Illustrated by J. Philip Spradbery.
Stock no. 2119554
Published by Land Books. 1st 1963. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. Ex-lib. with some usual markings. damage with splitting and chipping to base of spine. Foxing. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss and fading.
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SWARMING ITS CONTROL AND PREVENTION
Written by L.E. Snelgrove.
Stock no. 2119549
Published by I.A.L. Snelgrove. 9th 1946. Almost very good condition.

9th edition. B/w frontis. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping to cloth on corner of front cover. Spotting and some foxing to covers. Inscriptions in ink and bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing, but contents are generally very good.
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BEEKEEPING IN THE TROPICS
Written by Francis G. Smith.
Stock no. 2119543
Published by Longmans. 1st 1960. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Looks at basic principles, apiary equipment, Bee management, the crop. B/w photos and diagrams. Ex-lib. with usual markings. Spotting and foxing to covers and some pages. Wrapper is badly creased and faded with edge-tears and chips; damp marks. A reading copy.
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