Fabre's Book of Insects (retold From Alexander Teixeira De Mattos' Translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques" by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell)eBook - 1998
Great French entomologist's charming essays on insect life combine scientific rigor with the style of a literary classic. Beautifully written passages reveal the intricate, fascinating worlds of the beetle, cicada, praying mantis, glow-worm, wasp, grub, cricket, locust, and other creatures as they hunt, build nests, feed families, and more. Rare volume will delight any naturalist.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 1998
Characteristics: 1 online resource (v, 168 p.)
Alternative Title: Book of insects