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- Saraband 2014; US$ 8.74
Britain is home to some forty species of dragonfly, and public interest in their plight is high right now thanks to their primeval beauty, aerobatic grace and a growing realisation of their importance for water eco-systems. In 'The Dragonfly Diaries', Ruary Mackenzie Dodds shares his quirky fascination for these remarkable creatures over the 25 years... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.00
Every autumn, the monarch butterflies east of the Rockies migrate from as far north as Canada to Mexico. Memory is not their guide ? no one butterfly makes the round trip ? but each year somehow find their way to the same fifty acres of forest on the high slopes of Mexico?s Neovolcanic Mountains, and then make the return trip in the spring. In Four... more...
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2010; Not Available
Discover over 325 species of butterfly and moth found in Britain and Northwest Europe with this new edition, in association with the RSPB, now in ebook format From the Short-tailed Blue Butterfly to the Winter Moth, discover over 325 species of butterflies and moths with this pocket-sized guide. In-situ photographs and no nonsense notes covering... more...
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2007; Not Available
Whether you are an insect lover or an up-and-coming arachnid expert, learn everything you need to know to quickly and identify easily over 800 insects and spiders found in the UK and Europe. From wasps to centipedes, this is the ideal in-the-field or on-the-move reference. more...
- Storey Publishing, LLC 1981; US$ 3.95
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence... more...
- University of California Press 2009; US$ 40.00 US$ 32.00
The ink our ancestors wrote with, the beeswax in altar candles, the honey on our toast, the silk we wear. This enchanting book is a highly entertaining exploration of the myriad ways insects have enriched our lives?culturally, economically, and aesthetically. Entomologist and writer Gilbert Waldbauer describes in loving, colorful detail how many of... more...
- Greystone Books 2009; US$ 16.99
The bee may have a brain the size of a grass seed, but in its brief, five-week life it works as a brood nurse, wax producer, comb builder, honey maker, home guard, and floral forager. Bees: Nature's Little Wonders invites readers to take a new look at creatures that are both familiar and wondrously odd. It considers the diversity and biology of... more...
- Penguin Random House South Africa 2012; US$ 21.00
Designed for easy identification in the field, this guide features all of South Africa?s more than 660 butterfly species. Species entries provide details of identification, habits, flight periods, broods, typical habitat, distribution and larval food source. Full-colour photographs show male and female forms and upper- and undersides (wherever possible).... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2013; US$ 9.99
?As long as I can remember, even as a boy, there were bees kept on our farm,? wrote Jacob Biggle in his preface to The Biggle Bee Book . ?If for no other reason than to insure the proper fertilization of fruit and other blossoms, every farmer, fruit grower, or gardener should keep a few bees upon his grounds.? Biggle?s fifty colonies of bees,... more...