The Life Story of Insects

The Life Story of Insects

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by Geo H. Carpenter
     
 

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Among the manifold operations of living creatures few have more strongly impressed the casual observer or more deeply interested the thoughtful student than the transformations of insects. The schoolboy watches the tiny green caterpillars hatched from eggs laid on a cabbage leaf by the common white butterfly, or maybe rears successfully a batch of silkworms through… See more details below

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Among the manifold operations of living creatures few have more strongly impressed the casual observer or more deeply interested the thoughtful student than the transformations of insects. The schoolboy watches the tiny green caterpillars hatched from eggs laid on a cabbage leaf by the common white butterfly, or maybe rears successfully a batch of silkworms through the changes and chances of their lives, while the naturalist questions yet again the 'how' and 'why' of these common though wondrous life-stories, as he seeks to trace their course more fully than his predecessors knew.

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ISBN-13:
9781508887034
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/16/2015
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.14(d)

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