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Malý sběratel motýlův: stručný návod, kterak brouky chytati, je určovati a do sbírek zařaďovati [The little butterfly collector: a brief guide to catching, cultivating, collecting and identifying butterflies].

Prague: A. Storch syn, [1891]. Octavo (21.6 x 16.8 cm). Original pictorial boards; [4], 1-55 [56-60] pp. Four color lithographs and five illustrations in the text. A very good copy; corners and spine extremities lightly scuffed and one page lightly finger-soiled.

Rare children's book on collecting butterflies, with ample taxonomical detail as well as instructions for catching and preserving butterflies and moths. Outside the Czech Republic, KVK, OCLC only show the copy at Princeton's Cotsen Library. Beran 71, 147.

Book ID: P003891

Price: $350.00