Insect Adventures
Free

Insect Adventures

By Louise Seymour Hasbrouck, J. Henri Fabre
Free
Book Description
Table of Contents
  • INSECT ADVENTURES
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • CHAPTER I MY FIRST POND
    • THE GLASS POND
  • CHAPTER II THE CADDIS-WORM
    • THE PIRATES’ ATTACK
    • AN INSECT SUBMARINE
  • CHAPTER III THE MASON-BEES
    • AN ENEMY OF THE MASON-BEE
    • THE BEE HERSELF TURNED BURGLAR
    • SOME USEFUL VISITORS OF THE BEES
  • CHAPTER IV BEES, CATS AND RED ANTS
    • MY CATS
    • THE RED ANTS
  • CHAPTER V THE MINING BEES
    • THE GNAT AND THE GIANTESS
    • THE DOORKEEPERS
  • CHAPTER VI THE LEAF-CUTTING BEE
  • CHAPTER VII THE COTTON-BEES AND RESIN-BEES
  • CHAPTER VIII THE HAIRY SAND-WASPS
    • THE ATTACK
  • CHAPTER IX THE WASP AND THE CRICKET
  • CHAPTER X THE FLY-HUNTING WASP
  • CHAPTER XI PARASITES
  • CHAPTER XII FLY SCAVENGERS
  • CHAPTER XIII THE PINE CATERPILLAR
    • THE PROCESSIONARIES
    • THE CATERPILLARS AS WEATHER PROPHETS
    • THE PINE MOTH
  • CHAPTER XIV THE CABBAGE-CATERPILLAR
  • CHAPTER XV THE GREAT PEACOCK MOTH
  • CHAPTER XVI THE TRUFFLE-HUNTING BEETLE
  • CHAPTER XVII THE BOY WHO LOVED INSECTS
  • CHAPTER XVIII THE BANDED SPIDER
    • THE NEST
    • THE BANDED SPIDER’S FAMILY
  • CHAPTER XIX THE TARANTULA
    • A FIGHT WITH A CARPENTER-BEE
    • THE TARANTULA’S POISON
    • THE TARANTULA’S HUNTING
    • THE TARANTULA’S BAG
    • THE TARANTULA’S BABIES
    • A MEAL OF SUNSHINE
    • THE FLIGHT OF THE BABY TARANTULAS
  • CHAPTER XX THE CLOTHO SPIDER
  • CHAPTER XXI THE SPIDER’S TELEGRAPH-WIRE
  • CHAPTER XXII THE CRAB-SPIDER
    • THE CRAB-SPIDER’S NEST
    • THE YOUNG CRAB-SPIDERS
  • CHAPTER XXIII THE LABYRINTH SPIDER
  • CHAPTER XXIV THE BUILDING OF A SPIDER’S WEB
    • THE STICKY SNARE
  • CHAPTER XXV THE GEOMETRY OF THE SPIDER’S WEB
  • INDEX
  • Transcriber’s Notes
    No review for this book yet, be the first to review.
      No comment for this book yet, be the first to comment
      Also Available On
      App store smallGoogle play small
      Categories
      Curated Lists
      • Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (Information Science and Statistics)
        by Christopher M. Bishop
        Data mining
        by I. H. Witten
        The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction
        by Various
        See more...
      • CK-12 Chemistry
        by Various
        Concept Development Studies in Chemistry
        by John Hutchinson
        An Introduction to Chemistry - Atoms First
        by Mark Bishop
        See more...
      • Microsoft Word - How to Use Advanced Algebra II.doc
        by Jonathan Emmons
        Advanced Algebra II: Activities and Homework
        by Kenny Felder
        de2de
        by
        See more...
      • The Sun Who Lost His Way
        by
        Tania is a Detective
        by Kanika G
        Firenze_s-Light
        by
        See more...
      • Java 3D Programming
        by Daniel Selman
        The Java EE 6 Tutorial
        by Oracle Corporation
        JavaKid811
        by
        See more...