The Little Book of Beetles (Hardcover)

The Little Book of Beetles By Arthur V. Evans, Tugce Okay (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Arthur V. Evans, Tugce Okay (Illustrator)
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A charming, richly illustrated, pocket-size exploration of the world's beetles

Packed with surprising facts, this delightful and gorgeously designed book will beguile any nature lover. Expertly written and beautifully illustrated throughout with color photographs and original color artwork, The Little Book of Beetles is an accessible and enjoyable mini-reference about the world's beetles, with examples drawn from across the globe. It fits an astonishing amount of information in a small package, covering a wide range of topics--from anatomy, diversity, and reproduction to habitat and conservation. It also includes curious facts and a section on beetles in myths, folklore, and modern culture from around the world. The result is an irresistible guide to the amazing lives of beetles.
  • A beautifully designed pocket-size book with a foil-stamped cloth cover
  • Features some 140 color illustrations and photos
  • Makes a perfect gift

About the Author


Arthur V. Evans is an entomologist, author, photographer, and teacher. His many books include The Lives of Beetles, Beetles of Western North America, and Beetles of Eastern North America (all Princeton). Tugce Okay is a natural history illustrator who works primarily with watercolors. Her work has appeared in many books and magazines.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780691251776
ISBN-10: 0691251770
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication Date: April 2nd, 2024
Pages: 160
Language: English