CAPEK, The Brothers.
‘And so ad infinitum’ (The Life of the Insects). An Entomological Review, in Three Acts a Prologue and an Epilogue.
The authorized translation from the Czech by Paul Selver. Freely adapted for the English stage by Nigel Playfair and Clifford Bax.
First English langauge edition, first impression of the satire in which insects stand for human personalities.
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Octavo. Original red wrappers printed in black. Binding lightly rubbed, upper wrapper browned, marked with small white spots and partially separated from the spine. Pages unopened and contents clean and fresh, a very good copy.