We have compiled a great treasury of rare collectors items. They range from simple beekeeping books, to extensive scientific journals or antique rare vintage books. We offer some limited editions, first editions, signed by author or renown beekeepers. Many have amazing images and plates.

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A Honey-Bee and Her Master-1947 British, many illustrations

A perfect book for the beginner as it outlines so many different aspect of the honeybee and the requirements for beekeeping.

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ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture Encyclopaedia-1908 100s of illustrations

This 1908 Encyclopaedia of everything pertains to the care of the honeybee, bees, hives, honey, implements, honey plants, etc.

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About Bees-1st Ed British 1888- 40 illustrations

A Book About Bees: their history, habits and instincts; together with The first principles of modern beekeeping by Rev. F. G. Jenyns. 240 pages

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Bee Craft 6 years-3 book set-1962-1967-collectors item

A really rare find this bound COMPLETE set of Bee Craft, The Official Organ of the BRITISH KEE-KEEPER’S ASSOCIATION. 3 book set-1962-1967-collectors item.

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Bee Craft Beekeeping Journals- 20 year set-1981-2001

A really rare find-20 years of Bee Craft, The Official Organ of the BRITISH KEE-KEEPER’S ASSOCIATION. 20 year set-1981-2001-collectors item.

not rated £385.00 Add to basket
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Beekeepers Folly- British 1949 1st edition, 25 plates-25 illustrations

Beekeepers Folly- British 1949 1st edition, 25 plates-25 illustrations in text

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Beekeeping by Joseph Tinsley, Scotland 1945, many photos & illustrations

Beekeeping by Joseph Tinsley late lecturer on beekeeping West of Scotland Agricultural College. There are many many photos & illustrations throughout the 95 pages.

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Beekeeping in Britain-1948, illustrations and photos

This massive 433 page book covers the whole field of beekeeping and greatly beneficial for the avid beginner and the most advanced expert.

not rated £55.00 Add to basket
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Beekeeping-1947 British Life of the honeybee, 100s of drawing

A wonderful book full of historical and relevant beekeeping management tips. ‘A discussion of the life of the honeybee and of the production of honey’.

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Beekeeping, 1943, 2nd Ed, 195 illustrations 490 pg

A discussion of the life of the honeybee and of the production of honey.

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Bees and Honey 1945, Bee Craft Book, b\w plates

A guide to better understanding of bees, their diseases, and the chemistry of beekeeping. 113 pages of information regarding scientific facts outlining the care and understanding of keeping honeybees.

not rated £23.00 Add to basket
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British Bees British 1866- full 16 colour bee plates

1866 first edition British Bees, an introduction to the study of the Natural History And Economy Of The Bees by W. F. Shuckard

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