Flies of the British Isles

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Statementby Charles N. Colyer, in collaboration with Cyril O. Hammond. With 48 plates in colour, 55 half-tone plates and numerous text figures and diagrams depicting 286 representative species from original enlarged microscope drawings by Cyril O. Hammond.
SeriesThe Wayside and woodland series
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LC ClassificationsQL535.4 .C6
The Physical Object
Pagination383 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6106240M
LC Control Number52000063
OCLC/WorldCa6084770

Out of 5 stars Flies of the British Isles. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 3, Verified Purchase. The copy I received was exactly as I expected - little used and ideal to complement my entomological library.

Cheap at the price as this is not a widely acclaimed piece of literature but a descriptive identification aid and life 5/5(3). Flies of the British Isles by Colyer, C.n.; Hammond, C.o.

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Flies of the British Isles. With 48 plates in colour, 55 half-tone plates and numerous text figures and diagrams depicting representative species from original enlarged microscope drawings. COLYER, Charles N. / HAMMOND, Cyril O. Many traditional dressings, organised by region of the British Isles, with new material added by the editor on tying techniques, "a list of feathers and substitutes, and an appreciation and brief biography of Francis eight colour plates of the most important flies painted by the author.".

Seller Flies of the British Isles book # Flies of the British Isles by Colyer, C.N.& Hammond, Cyril O. Frederick Warne Publishers Ltd, Book. Very Good. hardback. 2nd Edition. hardback, second edition, octavo, red cloth lettered gilt, vignette in gilt to upper board, lacking dust wrapper, a very good tightly bound copy, name of a previous owner to the front free endpaper, the text is otherwise clean and unmarked, colour and b.

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First Edition by Charles N. Colyer, Cyril G. Hammond (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3. Flies of the British Isles by Colyer & Hammond and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy Flies: their origin, natural history, tying, hooks, patterns and selections of dry and wet flies, nymphs, streamers, salmon flies for fresh and salt water in North America and the British Isles, including a dictionary of patterns.

on FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersReviews: 4. Many patterns come from the early days of fly-fishing in the British Isles. Most of these flies are of the imitative type. The early American wet flies are often derived from their British counterparts, but others were especially tied for fishing to the native brook trout.

These flies. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Colyer, Charles N. Flies of the British Isles. London, New York, F. Warne [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Buy Flies of the British Isles 2nd Revised edition by Colyer, C.N., Hammond, Cyril O. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Flies of the British Isles. 2nd Edition, Warne, This is a highly readable general introduction to the Diptera and includes a key to the families, although as will be appreciated the classification it is not current.

The book is out of print but may be obtained from the second hand and specialist booksellers, such as Pemberley Books. Flies of the British Isles: Series: Wayside and Woodland: Type: Book/Report: Source: Wayside and Woodland, pp, Frederick Warne & Co.

Ltd. Illustrations: Over colour and half-tone plates: Review (by Malcolm Storey) A highly readable account of the Diptera. The text considers the familes in turn, both in general and through selected.

Flies of the British Isles. In the Wayside and Woodland Series. by COLYER, CHARLES N. & HAMMOND, CYRIL). London: Frederick Warne, First edition.

Coloured plates. Small 8vo 7 x 5 inches, pages. Original brown grained cloth blocked in gilt. Presentation label and name & address label to the reverse of the frontispiece, nick on margin of half-title; else almost fine.

• A Cheesemonger’s History of the British Isles by Ned Palmer is published by Profile (RRP £) To order a copy go to or call. In his just-released book on flies, he follows on with his winning format, presenting more than photos of flies from around the world. Part 1 of the book discusses the life histories, habits, and habitats of flies.

Part 2 covers the diversity of Diptera. British Isles: A Natural History. About this book. It is now over 50 years since the grasses of the British Isles were last subject to a book of their own (Hubbard,revised & ). Changes have since occured regarding the taxonomy of the families to justify a new BSBI Handbook.

8vo., Second Edition, with coloured frontispiece, numerous coloured and monochrome plates, and hundreds of illustrations and diagrams in the text; original series binding of red faux-morocco cloth, upper board and and backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt, red top, a near fine copy in price-clipped dustwrapper.

Published in the larger 'reference' format', this version contains virtually the. The Wild Flowers of the British Isles offers a detailed description of every wild flower found in Britain and Ireland.

Over 1, species are clearly illustrated in colour for easy identification/5(1). Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles.

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Description Flies of the British Isles FB2

The latest version of Peter Chandler's British Isles Diptera checklist can be downloaded as a PDF (version at 2 OctoberMB). An updated version will. British Isles, group of islands off the northwestern coast of Europe. The group consists of two main islands, Great Britain and Ireland, and numerous smaller islands and island groups, including the Hebrides, the Shetland Islands, the Orkney Islands, the Isles of Scilly, and the Isle of Man.

The Isles: A History is a narrative history book by Norman Davies. Content. As in his earlier Europe: A History (), Davies is not trying to present any new history, but does want to tackle what he sees as historiographical biases in the treatment of the history of Britain and Ireland. Ten chapters span the past of the archipelago from prehistory till the present day.

The British Isles are a group of islands in the North Atlantic off the north-western coast of continental Europe, consisting of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland, the Isle of Man, the Hebrides and over six thousand smaller isles. They have a total area of aboutkm 2 (, sq mi) and a combined population of almost 72 million, and include two sovereign states, the Republic of.

This book is intended for the many nature-lovers seeking to improve their acquaintance with the beauties of the British Lepidoptera.

It enables the reader to study the interesting and fascinating changes that take place in the life cycle of these creatures and to identify the various species, all of which are described and accurately illustrated.

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Log in using OpenID; Cancel OpenID login; Log in.Flies of the British Isles is a comprehensive guide to the species found in the British Isles. It is part of the Wayside and Woodland Series. It contains 48 plates in colour, 55 half tone plates and numerous text figures and diagrams depicting representative.Get this from a library!

Flies: their origin, natural history, tying, hooks, patterns and selections of dry and wet flies, nymphs, streamers, salmon flies for fresh and salt water in North America and the British Isles, including a dictionary of patterns.

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