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The eye of the Lynx : Galileo, his friends, and the beginnings of modern natural history

Author: David Freedberg
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The discovery of hundreds of botanical and zoological drawings at Windsor Castle led to a trail that led across Europe to a little-known scientific organization from 17th century Italy called the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Freedberg
ISBN: 0226261476 9780226261478 0226261484 9780226261485
OCLC Number: 186575325
Description: xii, 513 s. : illustrations
Responsibility: David Freedberg.

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