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sacred bee in ancient times and folklore

Hilda M. Ransome

sacred bee in ancient times and folklore

by Hilda M. Ransome

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bees -- Folklore.,
  • Bees -- History.,
  • Bee culture -- History.,
  • Honey -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Hilda M. Ransome.
    GenreFolklore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR750 .R3 1937a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., [11]-308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6356011M
    LC Control Number37018129
    OCLC/WorldCa1449096

    Folklore History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ransome, Hilda M. Sacred bee in ancient times and folklore. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hilda M Ransome. The Sacred Bee in Ancient Times and Folklore Hilda M. Ransome — in History Well-documented study of bees, hives, and beekeepers, along with rare illustrations as they appear in ancient paintings, sculpture, on coins, jewelry, and Mayan glyphs.

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