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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=One source |date=__DATE__ |$B= {{#invoke:Message box|ambox}} }} {{#invoke:Italic title|main}} Otto's encyclopedia (Czech: Ottova encyklopedie{{#invoke:Category handler|main}} or Ottův slovník naučný{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}), published at the turn of the 20th century, is the largest encyclopedia written in the Czech language. For its scope and the quality of the writing, it is comparable to the greatest world encyclopedias of its time, such as Encyclopædia Britannica.

Page number 934 from the 20th volume of Otto's encyclopedia dealing with birds includes a diagram of the brain of a pigeon (left) and a cross-section of the eye of a night predatory bird (right).

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