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The fantastic world of ants

a microview of earth"s most ingenious insect

by Herbert Molloy Mason

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Published by D. McKay in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ants.,
  • Ants.

  • About the Edition

    Explores the world of ants, describing the social behavior and characteristics of some of the more than 8,000 kinds that populate the earth.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert Molloy Mason, Jr. ; illustrated by Rigmor Mason.
    ContributionsMason, Rigmor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 M38 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5046243M
    ISBN 100679202870
    LC Control Number74006550


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