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IN A DESERT GARDEN
Love and Death among the Insects - Product Details

IN A DESERT GARDEN
Love and Death among the Insects
by John Alcock

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Catalog #3901A, In A Desert Garden Catalog #3901B, In A Desert Garden paperback

1997, 186 pages, b/w drawings throughout. Combines meticulous science with great nature writing. Documents the replacement of lawn with wildflowers, native trees, and shrubs. Intimate vignettes on mating rituals and behavior of spiders, beetles, flies, and other insects attracted to this Sonoran Desert garden are interwoven with narrative on planting, weeding and pruning. Provides thoughtful, witty, amusing appreciation and insight into the world of insects and plants. 7-3/4 x 10". Hardcover edition has eight color photo plates.

3901A * Alcock, in a Desert Garden, Hardcover

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3901B Alcock, in a Desert Garden, Paperback

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