Title The Management of Bees. With a Description of the Ladies' Safety Hive. With Forty Illustrative Wood Engravings.
Publisher Saunders and Otley. London. 1838
Seller ID 67649
Second edition. xvi, 240pp. + pp. of publisher's adverts. Coloured frontis. of bees, vignette of ladies and hive to title-page plus illustrations in text. Original green cloth gilt, sunned to spine and margins, cloth sl. soiled, spine repaired, inner hinge visible but sound. Some pages browned and occ. foxing and other marks to text but generally a clean copy though binding is tight due to repair and rear endpaper has some loss along bottom margin. VG.
NATURAL HISTORY Bee-keeping 19th century.