Full of amazing illustrations by Czech artist Zdeněk Burian who is internationally known for his paint- ings of prehistoric life, The Mammoth Hunters is the story of a tribe of primitive man living in ancient Central Europe. However, as the text is all in Czech, you are most likely buying this book for the re- markable art. There have been many editions of The Mammoth Hunters published between 1937 and now and this edition has the most complete number of illustrations by Zdeněk Burian. In addition there are afterwords (in Czech) describing the publishing history of the book as well as many exam- ples of illustrations that were redrawn for different editions.
This book includes 6 full page color plates and 52 pen & ink illustrations.
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