Practical Beekeeping.

STURGES, ARTHUR M.

£15.00

Publisher

Cassell and Company, Ltd.

Place

London

Date

1924

Synopsis

By arthur m. sturges, b.sc. vice-president c.b.k.a. with a frontispiece in colour, 16 plates and 27 text illustrations.

Item Description

8vo. 8 x 5.75 inches. ix + [i] + 307 + [1] pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with gilt block of bee within oval on front board. Extremities a little worn and some foxing, largely confined to preliminaries. edges and margins; otherwise a very good copy. Map bookplate and label of Edward Carpenter of Lydd, Kent. Illustrated by colour frontispiece, by 16 black and white photographic plates and by 23 numbered text figures. Beekeeping manual with sections covering the beekeeping industry, bee life in nature, the races of bees, the rational system of beekeeping, swarm control and honey production, the rearing of queens and the diseases of bees. The illustrations depict apiaries at Shenstone and in Italy. (British Bee Books, 513).

[Stock No. 27338]

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