A book dedicated to a woman who cheerfully shared her home with lowly creatures who spin webs, leave slime trails, and scurry about on six or eight legs, even though she never professed a fondness for such types. From Captive Invertebrates by Fredric Frye.
Some very weird vintage insects are collected here.
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A general in her ceremonial attire and a noble girl in her ball gown.
Moths and butterflies tend to incorporate armor-like elements into their outfits even if they are not connected to the army, though these elements are significantly lighter and more ornate than their functional counterparts. Sometimes this decorative armor is made of porcelain.
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