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Malý sběratel brouků: stručný návod, kterak brouky chytati, je určovati a do sbírek zařaďovati [The little beetle collector: a brief guide to catching, identifying and sorting them into a collection].

Prague: A. Storch syn, [1891]. Octavo (21.6 x 16.8 cm). Original pictorial boards; [4], 73, [3] pp. Four color lithographs and six smaller illustrations in the text. A very good copy, boards and corners very slightly scuffed.

Rare children's book on collecting beetles, with attractive full-page lithographs and drawings in the text. Contains taxonomical details, as well as instructions for how to catch and prepare beetles for one's collection. Outside the Czech Republic, KVK, OCLC only show the copy at Princeton's Cotsen Library. Beran 71, 146 and Beran 80, 336.

Book ID: P003890

Price: $350.00