London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1947. Black cloth/gilt with butterfly in gilt to front cover. In torn and repaired dustwrapper. Covers and contents very good. pp.xii, 260. With coloured frontispiece and numerous text illustrations by A.D.A.Russwurm.
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Oxford University Press, Oxford 1985. Dark blue cloth with gilt title and colophon to spine and in near pristine illustrated, unclipped dustwrapper. A very good copy. pp. xiv, 688.
Ashbourne, Morland Publishing 1981. green cloth/gilt in pristine dustwrapper. A little dusty to top edge, otherwise very good. pp.192. with photographs and diagrams.
Cambridge University, Press 1934. Substantially rebound in half dark green morocco over cloth boards with coloured frontispiece and 212 text figures. Near fine. pp. xvii, 480.
Oxford University Press, 2001. 4to. Black cloth with silvered title. In good dustwrapper. A good copy. pp. xx, 433. Illustrated throughout.
Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh 1953. Maroon cloth gilt. Top edge coloured, other edges uncut. Lavishly illustrated in colour and black and white. Previous owner's signature to front pastedown. Some marks to edges of Vol.I, otherwise a good set. pp. xiii, 795; 796-1526.
London Collins, 1967. Large 4to. in illustrated cloth covers with remains of printed plastic transparent dustwrapper. Cover very slightly soiled and dustwrapper torn. pp. 360. Profusely illustrated in black and white and colour throughout.
Shrewsbury, Swan Hill Press, 1993. 4to. Blue cloth gilt. In very good dustwrapper. A very good copy. pp. 178.
London, Hutchinson & Co. 1923. Green cloth with title to spine. Names and small stamps to endpapers. Title faded. Edges spotted. A fair copy otherwise. pp. 288. With photographs throughout.
Berkhamstead, T.& A.D. Poyser 1973. Quarter green cloths/gilt in near fine , unclipped dustwrapper. Near fine. pp.351. With photographs, line drawings, graphs and diagrams.
John van Voorst, London 1849. Handsomely bound in half red morocco with raised bands and gilt-titled direct, over marbled boards. With many engravings. A very good, clean copy. pp. xxiv, 159 plus advert.
Viking 1986. Brown cloth gilt. In good dustwrapper. A good copy. pp. 96. With colour illustrations and pencil sketches throughout.
Lovell Reeve 1912. Green cloth gilt. With the bookplate of S.W.Carruthers to front pastedown. Some staining to front cover, but a good copy. pp. lxxx, 584.
London, S.P.C.K., 1898. Light green cloth with gilt title to spine, and elaborate printed decoration to front cover. Covers rather scuffed and lightly marked and worn. A few marks internally. Generally a good copy. pp. xx, 255. With frontispiece and beautiful coloured illustrations to the text throughout by A.F. and.....
London L.Reeve Co. 1887-1905. Uniformaly bound in half black calf with raised bands and with contrasting gilt lettered lables. An ex-library copy with discreet Dewey numbers to base of spines and paper shelf labels to spines still adhering. Chipping to labels and general wear to bindings. Volume I has sporadic.....
London Collins 1977. Green cloth/gilt in near fine, unclipped dustwrapper. The contents pages (pp.5-8 ) have been creased and slightly torn in binding, a factor taken into account in pricing, but otherwise very good indeed. With 2 plates in colour and 16 in black and white.
London, Christopher Helm, 1995. Softback in illustrated wraps. A very good, clean copy. pp. 382.
New York, Harper and Row, New York, 1988. 4to. blue cloth with silvered title in good dustwrapper. A very good copy. pp. 150. With maps, author portraits and numerous exceptional watercolours.
London, J.M. Dent 1988. Grey cloth gilt with silvered title. In very good dustwrapper. With coloured illustrations throughout. A good copy. pp. 150.
London, J.M. Dent 1988. Grey cloth gilt with silvered title. In very good dustwrapper. With coloured illustrations throughout. A good copy with short closed tear to tail of spine.. pp. 150.
Harper Collins, 1994. illustrated laminated boards. In very good dustwrapper. A very good copy. pp. 512. Illustrated by Brian Hargreaves.
London, Collins 1946. Brown cloth gilt in very good, unclipped dustwrapper. Signs of a label being removed from f.f.e.p. A very good copy. With numerous photographs and a map.
London, Staples Press 1950. Pink cloth with printed title. In clipped dustwrapper, with light wear and small portion missing to rear. Covers and contents very good. pp.164. With Tunnicliffe frontispiece, photographs, diagram and two folding maps.
London, Collins 1946. Yellow cloth with printed title. In chipped and repaired dustwrapper. The author's account of bee-keeping in the south of France. A good copy. pp. 192. Illustrated by J. Yunge-Bateman.
Collins, London 1999. Green cloth with gilt title. In very good dustwrapper, a little faded to spine. No.84 in the New Naturalist Library. Photographs and diagrams throughout. Top edge lightly spotted, but a very good copy. pp. 512.