‘THE BUGS OF HONG KONG’
SOLD OUT....All 2,000 copies of our print run are now sold; although you might still find a copy at one of the following retail outlets: Lion Rock Press or Bookazine or Kidnapped bookstore in Sai Kung.
This book is for anyone who has ever said, or heard,
“Hey, what's this bug?”
The ultimate guide for anyone who wants to know more about the many tiny creatures we discover on our walks in Hong Kong. What on earth is that? What does it eat? Is it poisonous? Can it sting? Does it lay eggs? Where can I find more? Is it a male or a female? Are they rare? This book attempts to answer all those questions… and more!
Using amazing photographic images and explaining in terms we can all understand - combined with rigorous science and expert help - Ferguson plunges us into the tiny, wondrous and fascinating world of Hong Kong bugs; sharing their secrets with his characteristic insight and unique humour.
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Hong Kong orders only accepted via this payment page. Contact us for for overseas orders.
For bulk copies, schools, NGO discounts, or other inquiries, please contact us at the email above.
DUE TO INTERNATIONAL RESTRICTIONS WE DO NOT FULFIL OVERSEAS AT THIS MOMENT
Included in this 320 page moleskin size book you will find:
300+ bugs. The most common, the most fantastic, the most fun.
Common and Latin names.
Written summaries of each species profiled, with quick facts on size, common or not, male/female differences etc.
Stunning photos for each bug.
A gatefold flow chart along with 4 pages of species ID guides to help quickly confirm the order/type of bug and to find the relevant pages more quickly.
Fascinating facts: from the wonderful, to the bizarre to the downright weird and funny.
Dimensions: H 21.3cm x W 14.3
Cover: Black PVC (waterproof)
A introduction to taxonomy and morphology - for the layman.
A page of stickers, to delight the young and young at heart.