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Antique chromolithograph of Coleoptera (beetles) Each one is identified with the name (in Spanish) that was used in the 1920s. Published by Montaner & Simon it in Barcelona, Spain.

Size: 9.3" by 6"

Coleoptera is an order of insects commonly called beetles. The word "coleoptera" is from the Greek koleos, "sheath"; and pteron, "wing", thus "sheathed wing". Coleoptera contains more species than any other order, constituting almost 25% of all known life-forms. About 40% of all described insect species are beetles .

In very good condition. There is some light foxing (mainly on the borders).

This is the actual page from the 1920 book, not a reproduction

Sent to you in a flat envelope.

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About the publishing house:

"Montaner i Simon. A publishing house with a history

Editorial Montaner i Simon was one of the most important publishing houses in Catalonia and Spain during the second half of the nineteenth century and the first third of the twentieth. For 120 years it produced an extensive catalogue of high-quality publications with a wide distribution network. " (Information taken from the website of Fundació Antoni Tàpies)

1920 Beetles Antique Chromolithograph Coleoptera Print

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Materials: chromolithograph, antique lithograph, nature, natural history, science, vintage print, home decor, vestiesteam, imteam, beetles print, coleoptera print
  • Ships worldwide from Punta del Este, Uruguay
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