Over 2,000 of the most commonly observed and most distinctive insect species of Britain and western Europe, from all orders and most families, are illustrated in this essential pocket guide. The text summarises key identification points, and introductory sections for each group covered give useful guidelines on the characteristics of the orders, families and genera covered. This is the most comprehensive guide available on the insects of this region and will be of great use to all naturalists with an interest in insect life.
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Michael Chinery is the UK's leading writer on insects.Review:
Were I forced to limit my selection of natural history books to a shelf of 10, choice number one would be "Insects"... This modestly sized volume contains such a vast amount of readily accessible information couched in understandable terms and is in my hands pretty well every day.' Eastern Daily Press (September 2007) 'The best general field guide to insects on the market.' British Wildlife (August 2007) 'An extraordinary and marvellous book - get one today and start really enjoying the wildlife in your garden.' Organic Gardening 'an invaluable guide to the bugs in your garden...this pocket guide features more than 2000 of the most distinctive insect species of Britain and Western Europe.' Garden (December 07) 'a suberb, comprehensive guide with excellent colour illustrations, which make an often overlooked animal group instantly accessible.' Guardian Unlimited (November 07)
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Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Codice libro della libreria GOR003752438
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Codice libro della libreria GOR005075351
Descrizione libro A & C Black, U.K., 2007. Soft cover. Condizione libro: As New. Stephen Falk, Anthony Hopkins, Richard Lewington, Denys Ovenden, Rene Prechac, John Wilkinson (illustratore). 2nd Edition. A new book with minimal shelf wear at the cover (slight sun coloring at the edges) from the bookstore. A fabulous pocket guide for Insects of Britain and Western Europe. A perfect guide for both beginners and for pros for reference. Full of exceptional color illustrations, it covers most of the species in question. Codice libro della libreria 000463
Descrizione libro London: A & C Black, (2007, 2007. second edition).Octavo, paperback,320 pp.,colour illustrations. Over 2,000 of the most commonly observed and most distinctive insect species of Britain and western Europe, from all orders and most families, are illustrated in this essential pocket guide. Codice libro della libreria 21564
Descrizione libro A & C Black Publishers Ltd, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. 2nd. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice libro della libreria 0713672390