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Beretta, Marco

Overview
Works: 63 works in 246 publications in 6 languages and 2,297 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Catalogs  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Manuscripts  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: QD7, 509
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marco Beretta
The enlightenment of matter : the definition of chemistry from Agricola to Lavoisier by Marco Beretta( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of non-printed science : a select catalogue of the Waller Collection by Marco Beretta( Book )

15 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When glass matters : studies in the history of science and art from Graeco-Roman antiquity to early modern era( Book )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The alchemy of glass : counterfeit, imitation, and transmutation in ancient glassmaking by Marco Beretta( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present study illustrates how glass played an important role in ancient technical and alchemical literature, and how the chemical operations devised to improve glass making inspired by alchemists to better define the theoretical boundaries of their discipline and, more specifically, the concept of transmutation."--Book jacket
Journals and history of science( Book )

10 editions published in 1998 in English and Italian and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imaging a career in science : the iconography of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier by Marco Beretta( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliotheca lavoisieriana : the catalogue of the library of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier by Marco Beretta( Book )

11 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From private to public : natural collections and museums( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and Italian and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vitrum : il vetro fra arte e scienza nel mondo romano( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per una storia critica della scienza( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in Italian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucrezio, la natura e la scienza( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seneca e le scienze naturali by eng 21( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new course in chemistry : Lavoisier's first chemical paper by Marco Beretta( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidereus nuncius & Stella Polaris : the scientific relations between Italy and Sweden in early modern history( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and Swedish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musa musaei : studies on scientific instruments and collections in honour of Mara Miniati( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contient une bibliographie des écrits historico-scientifiques de Mara Miniati, p. 457-467
Storia materiale della scienza : dal libro ai laboratori by Marco Beretta( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in Italian and Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Accademia del cimento and its European context by Marco Beretta( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aurora Torealis : studies in the history of science and ideas in honor of Tore Frängsmyr( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le verre dans l'Empire romain arts et sciences : [exposition, Florence, Museo degli Argenti, palais Pitti du 27 mars au 31 octobre 2004, Paris, Cité des sciences et de l'industrie du 31 janvier au 27 août 2006] by Italy) Museo degli argenti (Florence( Book )

10 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'exposition retrace, à travers plus de 400 pièces émanant de l'Antiquarium de Pompéi et du Musée archéologique national de Naples, l'épopée du verre sous l'Empire romain. L'accent est mis sur la révolution qu'a représentée la technique du soufflage vers le 1er siècle avant J.-C. et son impact sur la vie quotidienne, l'architecture et les sciences
Il culto di Epicuro : testi, iconografia e paesaggio( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Italian and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The alchemy of glass : counterfeit, imitation, and transmutation in ancient glassmaking
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Imaging a career in science : the iconography of Antoine Laurent LavoisierSidereus nuncius & Stella Polaris : the scientific relations between Italy and Sweden in early modern historyThe Accademia del cimento and its European contextAurora Torealis : studies in the history of science and ideas in honor of Tore Frängsmyr