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Bees.- Wildman (Thomas) A Treatise on the Management of Bees, first edition, list of subscribers, 3 folding engraved plates, contemporary ink inscription to head of title and notes "Manner of producing a Queen Bee" on rear free endpaper, occasional spotting, light offsetting to plates, contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt, spine worn at head and label chipped, for the Author, 1768 § Warder (Joseph) The True Amazons: or the Monarchy of Bees..., second edition, engraved portrait, lightly browned, penultimate leaf torn and frayed at upper outer corner, contemporary sheep, spine worn and defective, for John Pemberton, 1713 § [Bazin (G.A.)] The Natural History of Bees, first English edition, 12 folding engraved plates, contemporary calf, a little stained, for J.& P.Knapton, and P.Vailant, 1744, all rubbed, [British Bee Books 119, 74, 96], 8vo (3)

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Bees.- Wildman (Thomas) A Treatise on the Management of

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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