This book Contains Upwards of Six
Hundred and Fifty Figures and Descriptions of Foreign Insects, Interspersed with
Remarks and Reflections on Their Nature and Properties.Also is a great example of an 18th century
meditation on natural history, blending a scientific exactitude of
classification with a confidence in God's hand behind the scenes.
This is an older
book but most information is still useable, good for people with a developing
interest in insects. It contains classical literature works from over two
thousand years. Most of these titles have been out of print and off the
bookstore shelves for decades. The book series is intended to preserve the
cultural legacy and to promote the timeless works of classical literature.
This note covers the following topics: Metamorphoses of Insects, Direct
Injuries caused by Insects, Direct Benefits derived from Insects,Indirect
Injuries caused by Insects, indirect Benefits derived from Insects, Affection of
Insects for their Young, Affection of Insects for their Young, Food of Insects
and Habitations of Insects.
book describes the following topics: Arthropods Which Are Directly Poisonous,
Parasitic Arthropods Affecting Man, Accidental Or Facultative Parasites,
Arthropods As Simple Carriers Of Disease, Arthropods As Direct Inoculators Of
Disease Germs, Arthropods As Essential Hosts Of Pathogenic Organisms, Arthropods
As Essential Hosts Of Pathogenic Protozoa, Arthropods As Essential Hosts Of
Pathogenic Protozoa, Keys To The Arthropods Noxious To Man.