SLADEN, F.W.L. The Humble-Bee. Its life-history and how to domesticate it. Macmillan and Co, Ltd. 1912.
8vo. Original brown cloth, gilt vignette of bee with thistle to front, gilt lettering to spine; pp. xiv + 283. 6 plates 95 in colour, text illustrations; a little bumped to top corner, very good.
First edition. A comprehensive and highly regarded account of the lovely insect now known as the bumblebee.