Applied Entomology  H T Fernald  McGraw Hill  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 Subtitled "An introductory text-book of insects in their relations with man". Third edition, fifth impression. Owner name inside. Interesting book though beware the section on insecticides. Just say no to chemicals.
   Cheating Monkeys and Citizen Bees  Lee Dugatkin  Free Press  Hardcover  New  $5.00
 1999. 208 pages, indexed, glossy dust jacket. "The nature of cooperations in Animals and Humans". Would that we could do it right. Provocative and important. Was $25.00, now only $5.00!
   Cockroach Combat Manual  Dr Austin M Frishman  Morrow  Paperback  Very Good  $6.50
 Co-authored by Arthur P Schwartz and illustrated with really bizarre comic sketches of cockroaches in various incarnations by Robert Powell. Though written with a heavy handed humor, this book is an authoritative guide to cockroach infestations, common species, and the most effective options for de-roaching living spaces. Used paperback has wear on corners and a small , closed tear on lower front left at spine. Otherwise binding good and pages clean.
   Field Guide to Grasshoppers, Katydids .  John Capinera  Cornell University Press  Paperback  New  $28.00
 2004. 'Field Guide to Grasshoppers, Katydids, & Crickets of the U.S.' Co-authored by John Capinera, Ralph Scott, & Thomas Wlaker. "Introduces readers to the biology, behavior, and ecological significance of one of the most obvious & important insect groups in North America, the order Orthoptera. This is the first treatment . to portray the insects in full color." Very detailed drawings.
   INSECT LIVES  Erich Hoyt, ed  Wiley  Hardcover  New  $10.00
 "Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World". Co-written with Ted Schultz. Over 70 selections from the best and most entertaining writing ever penned about insects. The text is nicely complemented with black and white sketches of insects and their habitat - exotic woodcuts and pen/ink drawings - very cool. Well-indexed with a separate listing for author and another being a general listing. 360 pages. Was published in 1999 for 27.95, now only $10.00. Save $17.95 while they last!
   Insect Magic  Kjell Sandved  Viking  Hardcover  Very Good  $9.50
 1978. 83 full color photgraphs that are truly stunning - real art - they make these bugs look beautiful! Photographs by Kjell Sandved - text by Michael Emsley. Blue cover with dark navy spine, gold text. Some glue remnants on spine. Stains on page edges looking at the book with it closed but nothing on the inside. DJ is a little scuffed with a creased fold on the flap. DJ is bright blue with photographs and white text.
   Life of the Grasshopper  J H Fabre  Dodd Mead and Company  Hardcover  Very Good  $14.75
 This is a somewhat ornate 1917 treatise on the grasshopper, beginning with the fable of the cicada and the ant then moving on through a more factual look at the mantis, empussa, white-faced decticus, the green grasshoppers, crickets, cicadels and the locusts. What at first looks like a tiled pattern on the front cover is actually grasshoppers in sillohuete. Brown cloth over boards, gold accented title and author. Very good condition with marginal wear on the edges and clean unmarked pages throughout.


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