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(Beekeeping) Neighbour, Alfred.  The Apiary; or, Bees, Bee-Hives, and Bee-Culture. 

[4], xxiii, [1], 274, + iii ad pp. Illus. with wood engravings, and two steel-engraved plates, one hand colored. Orig. gilt-lettered & pictorially stamped green cloth. Second Edition. London: Kent & Co., 1866.

A lovely book, with ad in rear for the author's life-preserving beehives. Anatomy and physiology are covered, as well as every aspect of hive building, food for infant bees, and many other aspects of insect life. Rubbing to spine ends, mild softening to corners, else very good, with owner's name, dated 1869, to front free endpaper. 




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