The Guide to Nature Volume 10

The Guide to Nature Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...fossils. What he tells of his experiences and of the impressions received by living in the realm of these extinct and wonderfully strange animals merits the attention of every naturalist. The price of the book is two dollars po;paid. Vve cordially advise even the occasional visitor to a museum to obtain the book and to learn of the life of the fossil hunter and of his relations to his work. Our Backdoor Neighbors. By Frank C. Pellett. New York City and Cincinnati, Ohio: The Abingdon Press. The author is evidently a naturalist with special enthusiasm for the study of honeybees. Some of us had begun to think that he is concentrating his attention on honeybees, but his recent contributions to this magazine and promises of more, and especially the timely appearance of this book, NEST TO HIS STUDY. AS SOON AS AN EGG CRACKED OPEN. A LITTLE NOSE WOULD BE PUSHED OUT, AND THERE BABY TURTLE WOULD SIT FOR HOURS." From "Our Backdoor Neighbors." ties, cotton-tails, crows, caterpillars and many other things to prove that he keeps his eyes open when he goes afield, and to emphasize the old saying, "Everything is fish that comes to the net of a naturalist." We hope the book will have an extensive sale. It has the right spirit.. Beside Lake Beautiful. By William A. Quayle. New York City: The Abingdon Press. The naturalist and the minister combined in one person have produced this book. The author's most famous previous work is perhaps "In God's Out-of-doors." In the present book he has revealed his heart from a cottage "somewhere on a lake," but just what lake it is he does not tell us. All we are to know about it is: "On the east shore of one of America's inland seas (which one is not material) I have spent...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 222g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123653834X
  • 9781236538345