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British Studies: the 18th Century, a Guide to Topics in the MSU Libraries' Collections: APICULTURE

This is a guide to 18th-century British studies materials, particularly in our Special Collections and Rare Books unit.


Ray Stannard Baker, winner of a Pulitzer Prize for his biography of Woodrow Wilson, editor of Wilson's papers, and author of many other works, donated a collection of books on apiculture, or beekeeping, in 1946. A number of these works were published in the 18th century. There is a guide to this collection on the web at