301 pages plus plates. Roughly 4-1/2 by 7 inches. A survey of the natural history of the British honeybee, with a long discussion of its cultivation. Prized for its many color plates. Later edition. Half morocco binding. With 32 plates (including the frontispiece and the engraved title page), 18 handcolored. Plates 14, 19, and 22 bound out of order (the placement of plates frequently varies from copy to copy). An exlibrary copy, with some stamps and other markings inside, not affecting plates. Rebacked, preserving the original spine. Because of the rebacking, this is a solid, readable copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Bees: Comprehending the Uses and Economical ...
Publisher: W. H. Lizars and Henry G. Bohn
Publication Date: 1852
Book Condition: Very Good
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