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Author: Rusden, Moses.
Title: A full discovery of bees. Treating of the nature, government, generation & preservation of the bee. With the experiments and improvements, arising from the keeping them in transparent boxes, instead of straw-hives. Also proper directions (to all such as keep bees) as well to prevent their robbing in straw-hives, as their killing in the colonies.The second edition, by Moses Rusden, an apothecary; bee-master to the King's most excellent Majesty. Published by His Majesties especial command, and approved by the Royal Society at Gresham Coll.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A full discovery of bees. Treating of the nature, government, generation & preservation of the bee. With the experiments and improvements, arising from the keeping them in transparent boxes, instead of straw-hives. Also proper directions (to all such as keep bees) as well to prevent their robbing in straw-hives, as their killing in the colonies.The second edition, by Moses Rusden, an apothecary; bee-master to the King's most excellent Majesty. Published by His Majesties especial command, and approved by the Royal Society at Gresham Coll.
Rusden, Moses., Millton, Henry,

London: printed for Henry Million, living in St. Pauls-Chain, Stationer, 1685.
Notes:
Initial plate signed by Henry Millton: delin.
With 3 pages of advertisment and a table of contents.
Reproduction of the original at the British Library.
Subject terms:
Bees -- Early works to 1800.
Bee culture -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A57915.0001.001

Contents
title page
frontispiece
TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY.
TO THE ROYAL SOCIETY AT Gresham Colledge.
THE PREEACE TO THE READER.
Advertisement.
THE CONTENTS of this Book.
SECT. I. Of the Natures and Properties of Bees.
SECT. II. Of the Government of Bees.
SECT. III. Of the Generation of Bees.
SECT. IV. Of the right way of ordering the Colonies.
Monarchy founded in Nature, and proved, by this History of Bees, &c.
Section 1.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IV.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
Section 2.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. IIII.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
Section 3.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IV.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
CHAP. IX.
CHAP. X.
Section 4.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IV.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
CHAP. IX.
CHAP. X:
CHAP. XI.
CHAP. XII.
CHAP. XIII.
CHAP. XIV.
CHAP. XV.
The first General Head to be observed before you take of the uppermost Hive.
The second General Head to he observed before you take off the uppermost Hive.
The third General head to be observed before you take of the uppermost Hive.
The fourth general head to be observed before you take off the upper-Hive.
CHAP. XVI.
CHAP XVII.
CHAP. XVIII.
CHAP. XIX.
CHAP. XX.
CHAP. XXI.