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natural history of bees comprehending the uses and economical management of the British and foreign honey-bee, together with the known wild species by Duncan, James

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Published by W.H. Lizars, S. Highley, W. Curry in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


  • Huber, François, -- 1750-1831.,
  • Bees.

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Edition Notes

Statement[James Duncan].
SeriesNaturalist"s library -- v. 26, Naturalist"s library -- v. 6
LC ClassificationsQL563 D86 1840
The Physical Object
Pagination301 p., 30 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14779412M

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