Paris: Hachette, 1865.
Second Edition. Hardcover (rebound in leather). Good Condition. Item #043314
Rebound in half morocco over marbled boards with a custom cloth slipcase. Mild dampstains and light foxing through much of the book, but not obscuring any text - a bit heavier to the last section. Obviously damaged before rebinding. The second edition with 32 in text illustrations. An important bee book, at the forefront of the change in apiculture that took a more detailed view as beekeeping became decidedly more scientific in the mid 19th century. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Animals & Birds; Inventory No: 043314.