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Curiosities of natural history.

Francis T. Buckland

Curiosities of natural history.

by Francis T. Buckland

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoology -- Juvenile literature,
  • Animals, Legends and stories of

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20549665M

      The Cabinet of Natural Curiosities of Albertus Seba () is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time. Though scientists of Seba's era often collected natural specimens for research purposes, the Amsterdam-based pharmacist was unrivaled in his passion/5(K). “The Cabinet of Natural Curiosities is one of the most important natural history books of all time, with detailed illustrations on every item in his collection. The exquisite reproductions showcased here are from a rare, hand coloured original manuscript/5(K).

    Arte Maison - Printed Art ($95 - $) Natural Curiosities - Handmade Art ($ - $4,) Curio Gallery - Fine Art and Limited Editions ($1, - $15,). Francis Trevelyan Buckland (17 December – 19 December ), better known as Frank Buckland, was an English surgeon, zoologist, popular author and natural historian. He was born in a reputed family of naturalists. After a brief career in medicine he took an interest in fishes and other : 17 December , Oxford, England.

      Continent of Curiosities book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Collecting curiosities was a gentlemanly occupation for wealthy a 4/5. Albertus Seba's "Cabinet of Natural Curiosities" is one of the i8th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time. Though it was common for men of his profession to collect natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam-based pharmacist Albertus Seba() had a.


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Albertus Seba's "Cabinet of Natural Curiosities" is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time.

Though it was common for men of his profession to collect natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam based pharmacist, Albertus Seba () had a. The Cabinet of Natural Curiosities is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time.

Though scientists of his era often collected natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam-based pharmacist Albertus Seba () was unrivaled in his passion/5(K). Exactly the book for every young explorer who loves finding stuff in nature and bringing it home.

Cabinet of Curiosities is a lavishly illustrated introduction to the wonders of natural history and the joys of being an amateur scientist and collector. Nature writer Gordon Grice, who started his first cabinet of curiosities at age six when he found a skunks skull, explains/5.

Albertus Seba's Cabinet of Curiosities is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time. Though scientists of his era often collected natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam-based pharmacist Albertus Seba () was unrivaled A most unusual collection of natural specimens/5.

“The cabinet of curiosities celebrated the act of collection for its own sake—an almost random accumulation of natural-history specimens and other bizarre objects.” — The Guardian View all Category: Books > Photography. pp, tissue protected Frontispiece and 8 illustrations.

*** CONTENTS: Curiosities of Natural History, Third Series, was first published in The author wrote a series of personal observations on Natural History which he later combined into volumes. Size: xmm. Albertus Seba's curious creatures: a most unusual collection of natural specimens Albertus Seba's Cabinet of Natural Curiosities is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all it was common for men of his profession to collect natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdambased pharmacist /5(K).

It is a beautiful tribute to the breadth and the detail of creatures great and small, as well as to some now-extinct animals.

The Cabinet of Natural Curiosities is one of the 18th century’s greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time.Best of Natural History Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.See peculiar creatures and extraordinary illustrations of animals, plants, and insects in this book on Albertus Seba’s cabinet of natural ry: Books > Classics.