World Library  

Search Results (2,523 titles)

Searched over 3.4 Billion pages in 1.14 seconds

Federated Media Type
 
hawaii stories (X) Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection (X)

       
1
|
2
|
3
|
4
|
5
Records: 1 - 20 of 2,523 - Pages: 
book cover
Title:   Illustrations of British Entomology; Or, A Synopsis of Indigenous Insects : Containing Their Generic and Specific Distinctions : Suppl.
Author:   Stephens, James Francis, 1792-1853
Publisher:   London: Printed for the Author; Published by Baldwin and Cradock
Volume:  Suppl.
Language:   English
Date:   1828
Subjects:   Insects -- Great Britain, Homoptera, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000883133
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (132)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...rmer series, 1845, extra gilt cloth, gilt edges, 5s HACK'S (Maria) ENGLISH STORIES of the OLDEN TIME. 2 vols. 12mo. vignettes by Harvey, extra cloth, ... ...of the persons, and the causes and influence ofevents." Spectator. GRECIAN STORIES, 12mo. with 39 fine illustrations by Gilbert, engraved by Wrigfit a... ...ivesare composedon the po- pular pliin of the entertaining and instructive stories of the authoress relating to England. They will be valu- able, espe... ... at 15s) reduced to7s6d . Moion, 1841 A book full of the moat entertaining stories and ad- ventures, written with all the vigour and sprightliness of ... ...h, richly gilt, (pub. at 9s) reduced to 6s 1832 MITFORD'S (Miss) TALES and STORIES for YOUNG PEOPLE, selected from American Writers, for Children abov... ...re in- teresting work of its kind. " Mr. Jarves spent tour years among the Hawaiian group, anil devoted himself most diligtiitly to the study of all m...
 
book cover
Title:   The Migration of Birds
Author:   Coward, Thomas Alfred, 1867-1933
Publisher:   Cambridge, England; Printed at the University Press; New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1912
Subjects:   Birds -- Migration, Ornithology, Nestlings
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001009998
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...lem—how the Pacific golden plover, Charadrius fulvus, found its way to the Hawaiian Islands, where numbers of the birds winter annu- ally. Roughly the... ... A thousand mile drift through strong winds might cause the birds to reach Hawaii, whence they would 82 THE MIGRATION OF BIRDS find a chain of island... ...en confirmation of their theory of hibernation. Other- details of the many stories of swallow hibernation are due to exaggeration or to misconception.... ... about migration, though he was a little puzzled with the many hibernation stories. In 1780 an anonymous pamphlet- ' A Discourse on the Emigration of ...
 
book cover
Title:   Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections : Volume 59 1913
Author:  
Publisher:   Washington; Smithsonian Institution
Volume:  Volume: 59 1913
Language:   English
Date:   1862
Subjects:  
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001279301
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...eets. Futhermore, in the case of most of the narrower pas- sages the upper stories of the houses have been built completely across to the opposite sid... ... his way through these passages without a guide. The houses are one to two stories high, in style like those of the poorer classes in the Valley. They... ...galogs ii.i ; southern Chinese, Magyars ii.o; Javanese 10.9; Gypsies 10.8; Hawaiians 10.7; Jews 10.6; Siamese, northern Chinese, Congo negroes 10.4; J... ...records the ear height of 6.4 in the Javanese, 6.3 in the Japanese, 6.2 in Hawaiians, 6.1 in northern Chinese, Jews and Slavs, and 5.9 cm. in Gypsies ... ...here must have been many such in far earher times, or islands as remote as Hawaii and Easter would not have been peopled by them. \Vh\- must wc suppos... ... return to Iceland Gudrid was considered nearly as a saint. Besides, these stories have a distinctly aboriginal air. One really cannot discern the con... ... freakish work of white men in our own time ; there are games, traditional stories, musical compositions, weapons, utensils, remnants of rude architec... ...les to the ridges of the Canaries; in the fact that some ancient Irish sea-stories mention grape islands — as well as apple islands and other delectab... ...endsson 64, 67, 116, 143, 161 Hauksbook Saga 56, 64, 66 Haup, the name 138 Hawaii, peopling of 9 Hawes, C. H., cited I47 Heimskringla 27, 43, 100, loi...
 
book cover
Title:   Memories of My Life
Author:   Galton, Francis, Sir 1822-1911
Publisher:   London, England; Methuen & Co., Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1908
Subjects:  
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001013156
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...4). I have heard from older friends, long since passed away, many charming stories of her as a young bride. She, as I understand, had nothing of the Q... ...ade very comfortable. The numerous acquaintances I picked up there and the stories I heard of the current rascalities gave an insight into a phase of ... ...t clubbed, as I understood, after I had left. But enough of these gruesome stories. I had to hold a little court of justice on most days, usually foll... ... great friends with the Bushmen, and sat late into the night hearing their stories about themselves and the recent doings of a body of strange Namaqua... ...hristian Knight. Eca/>. Zvo. 3s. 6d. net. Ewald (Carl). TWO LEGS, ANDOTHER STORIES. Translated from the Danish by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. Illust...
 
book cover
Title:   A Plain and Easy Account of the British Fungi, With Descriptions of the Esculent and Poisonous Species, Details of the Principles of Scientific Classification, And a Tabular Arrangement of Orders and Genera
Author:   Cooke, Mordecai Cubitt, 1825-1914
Publisher:   London, Hardwicke
Language:   English
Date:   1871
Subjects:   Fungi -- Great Britain, Mycology, Cryptogams
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001160557
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... beneath — as well as the broad gills and solid stem — white. Many are the stories of disasters recorded from the inadvertent indulgence in the Emetic...
 
book cover
Title:   Insect Artizans and Their Work
Author:   Step, Edward, 1855-1931
Publisher:   New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1919
Subjects:   Insects, Entomology, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000868726
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (118)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...matters with which this work is not concerned. For a great number of years stories have been told in natural-history books which were believed to embo... ...rafe ; building rows of them together in the corners of the verandahs." In Hawaii several species of Odynerus construct single-celled nests similar to... ...lleries in the wood, leaving partitions and supporting columns between the stories. It follows no architectural plan in its operations, each worker ap...
 
book cover
Title:   Insect Transformation
Author:   Carpenter, George Herbert, 1865-1939
Publisher:   London; Methuen
Language:   English
Date:   1921
Subjects:   Insects -- Development, Homoptera, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000879011
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (132)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...he life of insects the author has sought, while re-telling many well-known stories, to call attention to some structural details that have hitherto es... ... only without legs, but without a recognizable head-region. Thus the life- stories of a butterfly, a bee, and a blow-fly form a series illus- trating ... ...s. net. THE LIFE EVERLASTING, Ss. dd. net. THE LOVE OF LONG AGO, AND OTHER STORIES, Ss. dd. net. INNOCENT, ^s. dd. net. THE SECRET POWER : A Romance o... ...6d. net. Oxenham (John) PROFIT AND Loss. THE SONG OF HYA- CINTH, and Other Stories. THE COIL OF CARNE. THE QUEST OFTHE GOLDEN ROSE. MARY ALL-ALONE. BR...
 
book cover
Title:   More Beetles
Author:   Fabre, Jean Henri, 1823-1915; Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander Louis, 1865-1921
Publisher:   New York; Dodd, Mead & Co., Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1922
Subjects:   Beetles, Insects, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001012119
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ed In columns, a mistake which the mother would never commit. Superimposed stories would afterwards make the emergence of the offspring diffi- cult. I... ...ed food admirably worked into a fine paste. These are grouped in different stories, close together and each communica- ting with the main corridor by ...
 
book cover
Title:   Moths of the Limberlost, With Water Color and Photographic Illustrations from Life
Author:   Stratton Porter, Gene, 1863-1924
Publisher:   Garden City, N. Y.; Doubleday, Page & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1912
Subjects:   Moths -- Indiana, Insects, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001027096
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...heir talk, as I built corncob castles so high they toppled from their many stories. Sometimes father made cornstock fiddles that would play a real tun...
 
book cover
Title:   Hardwood Record : Vol. 30, 1910
Author:  
Publisher:   Chicago; Hardwood Co.
Volume:  Vol 30, 1910
Language:   English
Date:   1902
Subjects:   Hardwood Industry -- United States, Hardwoods, Lumber
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000812676
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...rehouse and moulding room in the rear of its present plant. It will be two stories high, 22x80 feet. In the last issue of the II.tRDwnoD Recoup attent... ...ant was purchased at a cost of about .'?250,000. The main building is four stories high. The Ohio Sash & Door Company was burned out of its home on Me... ... now the owner of a rapid "oil wagon," of which he relates wonderful speed stories. He was seen last week "laid out" beyond Dayton, Ohio, on the road ... ...t being done this year. A number of large business buildings, five and ten stories high, are being rushed to completion as fast as possible and the ou... ...convention will be held, is regarded as the finest in the South. It is ten stories in height, absolutely fireproof, and contains ample accommodations ... ...any of Louis- ville is devoting considerable time of late to cutting a new Hawaiian hardwood. Several thousand logs of this wood which resembles mahog... ...dity to the west coasts of Mex- ico, Central America and South America, to Hawaii and the Orient. West coast lum- ber producers expect to find an enla...
 
book cover
Title:   Insect Life; An Introduction to Nature-Study and a Guide for Teachers, Students, And Others Interested in Out-Of-Door Life
Author:   Comstock, John Henry, 1849-1931; Comstock, Anna Botsford, 1854-1930
Publisher:   New York, D. Appleton & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1897
Subjects:   Entomology, Nature study, Insects
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000866070
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...., 72 Fifth Avenue. D. APPLETON CO.'S PUBLICATIONS. THE LIBRARY OF USEFUL STORIES. Each book complete in itself. By writers of authority in their var... .... HE STORY OF THE INDIAN. By GEORGE BIRD GRINNELL, author of " Pawnee Hero Stories," " Black- foot Lodge Tales," etc. I2mo. Cloth, $1.50. " In every w...
 
book cover
Title:   Insects
Author:   Anadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-1918
Publisher:   Ottawa; T. Mulvey
Language:   English
Date:   1919
Subjects:   Insects -- Canada, Insects -- Arctic regions, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000868576
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (175)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...on, 1913-18. (Diptera, CulicidsB.) By Harrison G. Dyar. Introductlon. Many stories are current about the extraordinary abundance of mosquitoes in the ... ...s in the Arctic regions, rivalling the tropics in this respect. That these stories are not overdrawn, is shown by the accompanying photographs, taken ...
 
book cover
Title:   Irish Gardening : Vol. 5
Author:  
Publisher:   Dublin; Publishing Office
Volume:  Vol. 5
Language:   English
Date:   1906
Subjects:   Gardening -- Ireland, Sowing, Landscape gardening
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000869775
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...arden economy, but there are two siiles to the story, HS there are to most stories, and we grant that fallen leaves on damp avenues must be kept clear... ...nliiie. CI \LKM\\N\N CMIMV IIIILDI.NGS, .MIoa. cm I I (il nil I , M : uIm. Hawaii. CKICIIIOV UOMI. INSriTlTKJN. Dumfrio. DVIMI S^ SCIlnol. HOARD, Sn. ... ... Dungar Roscrea. Co. Tipperary. S. M. DAMON, Esq., CnlJoRe Hill, Honolulu, Hawaii. ik, .N.wpuri PaKncll. .\rin» Hotel, Kdiell. ckirk. Coikernioutli. H...
 
book cover
Title:   Insecta Britanica : Diptera/By Francis Walker : Vol. 1
Author:   Walker, Francis, 1809-1874
Publisher:   London; Reeve and Benham
Volume:  Vol. 1
Language:   English
Date:   1851
Subjects:   Diptera -- Great Britain, Flies, Insects
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000875754
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ect so commonplace, the several plants arc snp- < posed to tell theii- own stories, and describe tlicir own family pecidiarities. The WORKS PUBLISHED...
 
book cover
Title:   Report of the Proceedings at the Annual Meeting : Volume 13-19, 1922-1928
Author:   Northern Nut Growers Association
Publisher:   Ithaca, N. Y.; The Association
Volume:  Vol. 13-19, 1922-1928
Language:   English
Date:   1910
Subjects:   Northern Nut Growers Association, Nuts, Nut trees
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001207406
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...that what you mean? How are we going to take care of the news? It is not a magazine of stories and fiction; it is a magazine of news, and the news of ... ... to Poly- nesiia. The Polynesiian language itself, with its varied dialects, spoken in Hawaii, Samoa, New Zealand, Easter Island and on other island g... ...arro, Echeconnee, Red Bird, Sleepy Eye,, Mouth of Wilson and Laurel Bloomery must have stories. But when it comes to names of people lo, Davis led all... ...ve 86 athletic fields. Our buildings are substantial. Any building over two and a half stories has to be fire-proof. We have over 600 miles of paved s...
 
book cover
Title:   Insecta Britanica : Diptera/By Francis Walker : Vol. 2
Author:   Walker, Francis, 1809-1874
Publisher:   London; Reeve and Benham
Volume:  Vol. 2
Language:   English
Date:   1851
Subjects:   Diptera -- Great Britain, Flies, Insects
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000876890
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (155)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ject so commonplace, the several plants are sup- > posed to tell their own stories,and describe theii*own family peculiarities." — Atlas. 5 " The fair...
 
book cover
Title:   Insect Miscellanies
Author:   Rennie, James, 1787-1867
Publisher:   London, C. Knight
Language:   English
Date:   1831
Subjects:   Insects, Entomology, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000868721
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (132)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...rived of her life before laying ; and we have no doubt that the marvellous stories reported of the revival of flies and other insects, after long imme...
 
book cover
Title:   Insecta Britannica
Author:   Stainton, Henry Tibbats, 1822-1892
Publisher:   London; L. Reeve
Language:   English
Date:   1854
Subjects:   Insects, Lepidoptera, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000860204
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (175)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...t so commonj)lace, the several plants are sup- ; \ posed to tell their own stories,and describe theirown family peculiarities." — Atlas. ' ^ " The fai...
 
book cover
Title:   Irish Gardening : Vol. 13, 1918
Author:  
Publisher:   Dublin; Publishing Office
Volume:  Vol. 13, 1918
Language:   English
Date:   1906
Subjects:   Gardening -- Ireland, Sowing, Landscape gardening
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000869188
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (175)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ing that the Potato is a native of Chili, the lecturer briefly related two stories regarding the introduction of the Potato. One theory is that the tu... ... every kind of conifort and bears my spirit above all the Huns' abominable stories to our great alpine heavens. Such prodigality of flowers we never h...
 
book cover
Title:   Insects Abroad : Being a Popular Account of Foreign Insects, Their Structure, Habits, And Transformations
Author:   Wood, John George, 1827-1889
Publisher:   London, England; Longmans, Green & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1874
Subjects:   Insects, Entomology, Entomology
Collections:   Biodiversity Heritage Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000870767
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (132)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...hen it is weary it falls to the earth and pre- sently dies. These that are stories and tales, render this reason just, Terambus, a satirist, did not a... ...presents Acridoxena Haivaiiana, which, as its name implies, is a native of Hawaii. Whether its wings be opened or closed, it presents a very striking ... ...7 Aclieta monstrosa, 313 Achias longividens, 767 Acrididfe, 331 Acridoxena Hawaiiana, 325 Acripeza reticulata, 324 Acrocinus longimanus, 243 Aculeata,...
 
       
1
|
2
|
3
|
4
|
5
Records: 1 - 20 of 2,523 - Pages: 
 
 





Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.