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This book is long out of print but a classic and I'd love to get my hands on a copy. I recall my old library had 3 copies - that went missing (must be those same beeks who steal hives eh ?) I read it once but haven't seen it since.

I think it was written by Morse.

Fingers crossed....

S
 

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I think it was written by Morse.

Fingers crossed....
Morse?

.... = H :)

One of our local association members mentioned a beekeeping encyclopedia the other week that he wanted to dispose of. I think he said it was by Ted Hooper and someone else. Is this the one you are after?
 

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Ebay has a few each year listed.
Average sale price is £70 I have seen it sold for £55 though.
 

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Its one of a few I dont have in my collection.
 

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I have just sent Somerford a PM with details of a copy for sale @ £45.00
 

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Yep its the same one as I have.

Regards;
 

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Do you remember when you got it Bcrazy and how much you paid ?
 

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Just checked my copy.

Price £15.95 net.

Published 1985

I paid for a collection of books from a retiring beekeeper who was a Reverend in the church. Can not remember how much I paid.

I suppose I had better have a read of it and start learning beekeeping.:confused:

Has anyone tried NBB, don't have contact addrs.

Regards;
 
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Looks like my library is gaining nicely.... beats the bank interest for sure.

I bought mine in the bad old days when you paid the price on the cover though my cover is long gone. Wore out..LOL

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Well go on then, why should I be reading this?
 

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Hey Hombre,

Thank you sir you are a gentleman and a schoolar.

Regards;
 

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Hi Somerford,

Would you like to borrow the book in question?

If so I am willing to lend it to you for a couple of months.

Only drawback, you would pay postage both ways.

Regards;
 

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Check with your local library, I picked up a copy on Friday, very interesting read.

Last time it was "borrowed" from the library was in April 2005!
 

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