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The Resource Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, Sir David Attenborough ... [et al.]

Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, Sir David Attenborough ... [et al.]

Label
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
Sir David Attenborough ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
508.022/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH46.5
LC item number
.A884 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Attenborough, David
  • Queen's Gallery (London, England)
  • Queen's Gallery (Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Royal Collection (Great Britain)
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Natural history illustration
Label
Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, Sir David Attenborough ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed. catalogued under Attenborough
  • Originally published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2007
  • Originally published to accompany exhibitions of watercolors from the Royal Collection, which took place at Queen's Gallery (Edinburgh) and at Queen's Gallery (Buckingham Palace) in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
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 -- 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
Control code
ocn317919950
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780979845628
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025191
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)317919950
Label
Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery, Sir David Attenborough ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed. catalogued under Attenborough
  • Originally published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2007
  • Originally published to accompany exhibitions of watercolors from the Royal Collection, which took place at Queen's Gallery (Edinburgh) and at Queen's Gallery (Buckingham Palace) in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
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 -- 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
Control code
ocn317919950
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780979845628
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025191
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)317919950

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