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Horned Beetles - a study of the fantastic in nature.

By: Arrow, Gilbert J.

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Kota Kinabalu, 2005

Seller ID: 003685

ISBN: 9838121061


15 plain photographic plates, pp viii, 182, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [A welcome reprint of the very scarce 1951 original. Gilbert Arrow (1873-1948) published over 100 papers on Scarabaeoids during his career. He is probably best known for his four-volume work on Lamellicorns in the Fauna of British India series and this synoptic book on Horned Beetles. Although trained as an architect, he gave this up after five years to obtain a position on the staff of the Department of Zoology of the British Museum of Natural History in London in 1896. From this time on until his death, he devoted h... View more info