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Fabre"s book of insects

Maud Margaret Stawell

Fabre"s book of insects

by Maud Margaret Stawell

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementretold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos" translation of Fabre"s "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell ; illustrated by E.J. Detmold.
ContributionsFabre, Jean Henri., Detmold, Edward J., Teixeirade Mattos, Alexander.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16673087M

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This book "Fabre's Book of Insects" is a re-telling by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell of Alexander Teixeira de Mattos's translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques" (mentioned above). De Matto was raised in England of Dutch parents and spoke both Dutch and s: 6.

This book "Fabre's Book of Insects" is a re-telling by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell of Alexander Teixeira de Mattos's translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques" (mentioned above).

De Matto was raised in England of Dutch parents and spoke both Dutch and French/5(6). Fabre's Book of Insects was a difficult read written by entomologist Jean-Henri Fabre, yet I enjoyed it overall. Praised as the Homer of Insects by Darwin, the Frenchman has spent countless hours strived to study and observe insects' lives and behaviors.

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Fabre’s Book of Insects, however, is geared specifically toward children. The texts here have been taken from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos’s unabridged translations of the Entomological Memoirs and “retold” (abridged and significantly revised, if not outright bowdlerized) for a young readership by Mrs Rodolph Stawell — the author of, among other things, Fairies I Have Met.

About this book Fabre's charmingly related stories of insect life will win over even those who harbour the most biased opinions of bugs, and this rare combination of scientific work and literary classic is certain to delight and inform both professional and armchair naturalists.

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