Forest Entomology (Classic Reprint)

Forest Entomology (Classic Reprint)

by Alexander Thomson Gillanders
     
 

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As author of a work on a subject which does not appeal to a very wide circle of readers, I realise that it is a very high compliment that a second edition has been called for in a comparatively short time. Hence there is no need for drastic changes. I have, however, tried to benefit by the kindly advice given by entomological friends

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Excerpt from Forest Entomology

As author of a work on a subject which does not appeal to a very wide circle of readers, I realise that it is a very high compliment that a second edition has been called for in a comparatively short time. Hence there is no need for drastic changes. I have, however, tried to benefit by the kindly advice given by entomological friends and others interested in the subject; therefore the chapters have been re-arranged more in accordance with the sequence of entomological classification. I have tried also, as far as I possibly can, to correct the recognition of photos and drawings of several friends. In this respect the first edition showed a slight error in acknowledging special photos as emanating from a friend rather than the firm of which he was a partner, and to whom I am very grateful for assistance.

I am specially indebted to Professor Carpenter, of the Royal College of Science, Dublin, for correcting several points in the Introductory chapter.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781331897583
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/20/2015
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.92(d)

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