Scarce older publication; appears mostly untouched and unread, shows very slight signs of prolonged shelf-life, likely out of print. Gift Quality Book in Excellent Condition. Recent publication with perhaps minor shelf-wear. Else, a very decent copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: A Choice Outstanding Academic Book, 1997
A Library Journal Best Reference Book of 1996.
Review: There is a story, possibly apocryphal, that an English cleric asked the noted evolutionist J.B.S. Haldane what could be inferred about the Creator from the works of nature. Haldane is reported to have replied, "An inordinate fondness for beetles."
! In fact, approximately one-fifth of all known species are beetles--350,000 and growing (and yours truly even discovered a beetle species in 1986)--yet most people know very little about this remarkable group of organisms. This is one of the best coffee-table books I have ever seen about the creepy critters, and the full-color photos of iridescent, brightly colored, or architecturally elaborate beetle gems is sure to instill an inordinate fondness for beetles among children, artists, and anyone with a love of nature.
Title: An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles (Henry ...
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Book Description Henry Holt and Co., 1996. Book Condition: Fair. 1st. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96792959
Book Description Henry Holt and Co., 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0805037519
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Book Description HENRY HOLT & CO, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. General. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 02978080503751704. Bookseller Inventory # 02978080503751704
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Book Description Henry Holt and Co. 1996-12-15, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1st. 0805037519. Bookseller Inventory # 562559
Book Description Henry Holt and Co. / Henry Holt Reference Book. 1996, 1st edition, 208pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. 28,5x24 cm. With dustjacket. In very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 720
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Book Description Henry Holt and Co., 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. ISBN 0805037519. Hardcover copy in Very Good condition with Very good dustjacket. Heavy oversized book. PR 6-6 3. First Edition. Dustjacket included. Bookseller Inventory # 2000902
Book Description Henry Holt and Co., 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020805037519