Insect enemies of books

by Harry B. Weiss

Publisher: The New York Public Library in New York

Written in English
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Statementby Harry B. Weiss & Ralph H. Carruthers
ContributionsCarruthers, Ralph Herbert, 1903-, New York Public Library
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15388072M

Roaches, silverfish, crickets, fungi, and other reincarnations of literary critics are among the physical threats of books, and we urge our fellow book lovers to learn more about them and some of the simple ways they can be kept at bay. - Explore sdusbiber's board "Insect books for kids.", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Books, Insects for kids and Bugs and insects pins. entry of insect-infested items into the collection; open windows, air vents or poorly sealed windows and doors; unattended roof leaks and cracks in a deteriorated museum building; and, poor ventilation. Rodents and insects are the worst enemies of books and other organic materials that are cellulose in Cited by: 1. Insects – A Non-Fiction book about insects with lots of interesting facts, following with review questions and activities. A simple non-fiction book, perfect for early grades, a good start on the topic of insects for school science and nature projects. Another great creative commons book from Open Equal Free, classified by OEF as Level 1.

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Insect enemies of books. New York, The New York public library, (OCoLC) Online version: Weiss, Harry B. (Harry Bischoff), Insect enemies of books. New York, The New York public library, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harry B Weiss; Ralph Herbert Carruthers; New York Public Library.

INSECT ENEMIES OF BOOKS 17 book pests more ants, regardless of their exact specific identities are troublesome or less over the world, occurring more abundantly in some places than in others.

According to the methods on the preservation of books literature in effect against insects in the tropics, the main appear to be fumigation with carbon bisulphide.

Insect enemies Insect enemies of books book books, by Weiss, Harry B. (Harry Bischoff), Publication date Topics Book-worms, Book-worms, Books, Book-worms Publisher New York, The New York Public Library Collection durstoldyorklibrary; ColumbiaUniversityLibraries; americana Digitizing sponsor.

Insect Enemies of Books. In the first part of this paper, by Weiss, notes are given on the appearance, bionomics and control of insects injurious to books in various parts of the world, of which the chief are cockroaches, various beetles that attack stored products, Borkhausema pseudospreiella, Stn., and allied Tineids, and by: 4.

The Enemies of Books is a book on biblioclasts and book preservation by nineteenth century bibliophile and book collector William Blades. The book was first published in and has been republished in different editions inInsect enemies of books book,and and reproduced widely in /5.

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The Enemies of Books is a book on biblioclasts and book preservation by the 19th-century bibliophile and book collector William Blades.

The book was first published in and has been republished in different editions in,and and reproduced widely in Author: William Blades.

Insect enemies of books. New York, The New York Public Library, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harry B.

There is now a massive literature on insect natural enemies, so there is a great need for a general text that the enquiring student or research worker can use in deciding on approaches and techniques that are appropriate to the study and evaluation of such insects.

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As the authors point out, their researches are not completed, and the present work is in the nature of an interim. The most common pests are roaches, silverfish, and various types of beetles.

Book lice feed on mold spores found on paper and cardboard, and although they do not cause visible damage, their decomposition and excretions can stain paper and may also.

shapes, and colors. This book has pictures of the damage caused by bad bugs to help you identify which bugs are causing the problem and learn how to control them.

This book also has pictures of good and bad bugs so that you can identify different bugs in your. Apropos of the insect enemies of books, Mr.-W.

Reinich of the Free Library of Philadelphia, who has long made a study of the subject, is of the opinion that,-contrary to the usual theory that they attack books for the starch used in binding, they are instinctively seeking ingredients beneficial to them as the dog and cat when sick.

In Blades took an active part in organizing the Caxton celebration, and strongly supported the foundation of the Library Association. He was a keen collector of old books, prints and medals. His publications relate chiefly to the early history of printing, the Enemies of Books, his most popular work, being produced in Enemies of Books by William Blades Scanned by Charles Keller with OmniPage Professional OCR software ae, L, e, similarity of appearance in the channels made by these insect enemies.

Among the paper-eating species are: 1. The "Anobium." Of this beetle there are varieties, viz.: Vermin book-enemies, Pox Piscis, Washing old. First published as a book, with revisions and additions in BESIDES the worm I do not think there is any insect enemy of books worth description.

The domestic black-beetle, or cockroach, is far too modern an introduction to our country to have done much harm, though he will sometimes nibble the binding of books, especially if they rest upon. These tiny white bugs have caused a lot of confusion and panic in homeowners over the years.

The panic ensues as you open an old book on your shelf and think that dust is moving everywhere—until you realize that it’s crawling and isn’t dust at all. These occasional invaders are probably Psocids, commonly referred to as booklice. However, to the surprise of many of our clients, they are.

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The book features chapters on biological control of plant pathogens, nematodes, and weeds as well as individual chapters on parasites, predators, and pathogens of arthropods. The widespread prevalence of insect pests in the United States aroused the attention of trained entomologists, and the studies of H.

Hagen, Riley, and others enlarged our knowledge of the varieties of insects which preyed upon books. How rare are good illustrations may be judged from those in Blade’s Enemies of Books,and in Ed.

Variations: Myrmecoleo, Myrmekoleon, Mermecoleon, Mermecolion, Mirmicaleon, Mirmicoleon, Murmecoleon, Formicaleon, Ant-Lion, Antlion The Myrmecoleon, or Ant-lion, is a tale of two creatures and many translation errors.

Druce distinguishes between the Eastern myrmecoleon, a hybrid of lion and ant, and the Western myrmecoleon, a carnivorous g: enemies of books. THERE is a sort of busy worm That will the fairest books deform, By gnawing holes throughout them; Alike, through every leaf they go, Yet of its merits naught they know, Nor care they aught about them.

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The story is told from the perspective of the praying mantis, which adds a unique touch to the book. The two greatest enemies of books are dampness and insects. Floods and drips are obvious problems.

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