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Bees.- Della Rocca (Abbé) Traité Complet sur les Abeilles..., 3 vol., first edition, with half-title in vol.3 only (as called for), 5 folding engraved plates, errata at end of vol.2 & 3, light foxing, contemporary sheep-backed boards, spines gilt with red roan labels, vellum tips, rubbed, [Blackmer 1437; Walker Catalogue p.99], 8vo, Paris, Bleuet, 1790.

⁂ Containing a detailed description of bee-keeping on the island of Syros in the Aegean including an account of an attack of Foul Brood.

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Bees.- Della Rocca (Abbé) Traité Complet sur

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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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