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Rare treasures from the Library of the Natural History Museum / edited by Judith Magee.

Title
Rare treasures from the Library of the Natural History Museum / edited by Judith Magee.
Author
Natural History Museum (London, England). General Library.
Publication
  • London : Published by the Natural History Museum, London, [2015]
  • ©2015

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Description
224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color); 26 cm +
Alternative Title
Rare treasures
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Bibliography – Catalogs.
  • Catalogs.
Note
  • In clam shell case, 36 x 28 x 4 cm.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-224) and index.
Contents
Pliny the Elder : Historia naturalis / Lisa Di Tommaso -- Jacob Meydenbach : Ortus sanitatis / Judith Magee -- Basilius Besler : Hortus eystettensis / Andrea Hart -- John Gerard : The herball or generall historie of plantes / Robert Huxley -- Ulisses Aldrovandi : Monstrorum historia cum Paralipomenis historiae omnium animalium / Lisa Di Tommaso -- Michał Piotr Boym : Flora Sinensis / Andrea Hart -- Robert Hooke : Micrographia / Robert Huxley -- Maria Sibylla Merian : Metamorphosis insectorum Surinamensium / S. Grace Touzel -- Louis Renard : Poissons, écrivisses et crabs, de diverses couleurs et figures extraordinaires / Judith Magee -- Mark Catesby : The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands / Victoria R.M. Pickering -- Robert Furber : Twelve months of flowers / Andrea Hart -- Albertus Seba : Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri / Lisa Di Tommaso -- Christoph Trew : Plantae selectae / Andrea Hart -- Moses Harris : The Aurelian / Paul M. Cooper -- William Hamilton : Campi Phlegraei : observations on the volcanoes of the Two Sicilies / Lisa Di Tommaso -- James Barbut : The genera insectorum of Linnaeus / Andrea Hart -- Thomas Martyn : The universal conchologist / Kathie Way -- John Abbot : The natural history of lepidopterous insects of Georgia / S. Grace Touzel -- Robert John Thornton : Temple of Flora / Robert Huxley -- Commission des Sciences et Arts d'Égypte : Description de l'Égypte / Judith Magee -- Pierre-Joseph Redouté : Les roses / Sandra Knapp -- John James Audubon : The birds of America / Paul M. Cooper -- Edward Lear : Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots / Paul M. Cooper -- John Edward Gray : Illustrations of Indian zoology / Ann Datta -- Richard Owen : Memoir of the pearly nautilus / David Williams -- Louis Agassiz : Recherches sur les poissons fossiles / Zerina Johanson -- Georges Cuvier : Le règne animal / David Williams -- James Bateman : The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala / Sandra Knapp -- John Gould : Monograph of the Trochilidae, or family of humming-birds / Ann Datta -- Daniel Giraud Elliot : A monograph of the Paradiseidae, or birds of paradise / Robert Prys-Jones -- Ernst Haeckel : Art forms in nature / Ronald Jenner.
ISBN
  • 0565093487
  • 9780565093488
LCCN
2015513727
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries