Chapters cover the folklore of bees and bee culture - from Egyptian, Babylonian, and other ancient sources to practices in modern Europe. Rare illustrations of bees, hives, and beekeepers as they appear in paintings and sculpture; on coins, jewelry, and Mayan glyphs; and carved into African tree trunks.
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(215mm x 136mm x 18mm)
Dover Publications Inc.
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