Book ID: CBB001022783

The World of Carolus Clusius: Natural History in the Making, 1550--1610 (2010)


Egmond, Florike (Author)

Pickering & Chatto

Publication Date: 2010
Physical Details: xiv + 292 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Looks at horticultural techniques, rare plant collecting, botanical experimentation, scientific evaluation, and knowledge exchange.

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Review Cook, Harold J. (2011) Review of "The World of Carolus Clusius: Natural History in the Making, 1550--1610". British Journal for the History of Science (p. 286). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Egmond, Florike
Mason, Peter
Lesser, Zachary
Ogilvie, Brian W.
Hoftijzer, Paul G.
Visser, Robert Paul Willem
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Archives of Natural History
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
University of Chicago Press
University of Pennsylvania
National Gallery of Art
University of California, Santa Barbara
Cambridge University Press
Natural history
Correspondence and corresponding
Scientific illustration
Clusius, Carolus
de l'Ecluse, Charles
Monardes, Nicolás
Cesi, Federico
Medici, Cosimo II de', granduca di Toscana
Hooke, Robert
Time Periods
16th century
17th century
18th century
Early modern
19th century
Great Britain
Tuscany (Italy)
Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)
Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (Rome)
Royal Society of London

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