The Practical Handbook of Bee Culture
by Sherlock Holmes
Introduction by Karl Showler
Cover by Jean Pierre Cagnat


The full title of this informative book is The Practical Handbook of Bee Culture with Some Observations upon the Segregation of the Queen by Sherlock Holmes. There is a preface to this new edition by Karl Showler. (The two earlier editions were issued in 1910 and 1911.) Learn about Holmes's project in retirement and also about aviaries.

The current (third) edition includes 21 illustrations specially contributed by Jean-Pierre Cagnat. Hard Cover, 198p.
ISBN 1-896032-11-7 $45.00