This pocket guide to insects is designed to aid species identification, with over 2000 colour illustrations of common and rare insects found in Britain and Western Europe
• Easy to use
• Highly illustrated
" The amount of information that has been crammed into relatively few pages is remarkable. The illustrations are of the highest standard. In short an extraordinarily fine work: it can be recommended with confidence to anyone who wants to go insect spotting."
SIR RICHARD SOUTHWOOD
"I cannot imagine even a professional who would not want to have this book close at hand. The illustrations are magnificent.
TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
"With this book in hand, the smallest garden becomes a naturalist's Mecca"
"Beautifully and profusely illustrated"
Michael Chinery is the UK’s leading writer on insects. His ‘Collins Field Guide to ‘Insects’ and ‘Collins Pocket Guide to ‘Insects’ are acknowledged as the best available.
If you want to know about insects, this is the book to start with! The Illustrations are sensibly placed by species and the general lay-out of the book is easy to follow.