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Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, David Attenborough [and others]

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Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery
Title
Amazing rare things
Title remainder
the art of natural history in the age of discovery
Statement of responsibility
David Attenborough [and others]
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the methods by which selected European artists, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Mark Catesby, portrayed the natural world during the Age of Discovery
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
508.022/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH46.5
LC item number
.A884 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, David Attenborough [and others]
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Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, David Attenborough [and others]
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Note
Published to accompany exhibitions held Queen's Gallery (Edinburgh) Mar. 2-Sept. 16, 2007 and Queen's Gallery (Buckingham Palace) Mar. 14-Sept. 21, 2007
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alexander Marshal : "His curious booke of flowers in miniature"
  • Susan Owens
  • Maria Sibylla Merian : "Great diligence, grace and spirit"
  • Susan Owens
  • Mark Catesby : " A genius for natural history"
  • Susan Owens
  • Foreword
  • Jane Roberts
  • Picturing the natural world
  • David Attenborough
  • Leonardo da Vinci : "All the works of Nature which adorn the world"
  • Martin Clayton
  • The Paper Museum of Cassiano dal Pozzo : "With the true eye of a lynx"
  • Rea Alexandratos
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ocn154689040
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780300125474
Lccn
2006938185
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300125474
  • (OCoLC)154689040

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