Cabinets of Curiosities

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Cabinets of Curiosities

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Cabinets of Curiosities
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Patrick Mauriès
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

All knowledge, the cosmos arranged on shelves, in cupboards, or hanging from the ceiling, 'infinite riches in a little room' such were the cabinets of curiosities of the 17th century. This survey, now available in PLC, traces the amazing history of cabinets of curiosities, from their first appearance in the
Cabinet of Curiosities
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Gordon Grice
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Workman Publishing

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
Listri. Cabinet of Curiosities
Language: de
Pages: 356
Authors: Giulia Carciotto, Antonio Paolucci
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-05 - Publisher: Taschen

Cabinets of curiosities fascinated people of the 16th and 17th centuries. From crocodiles, minerals, and corals to paintings, ivory trophies, measuring instruments, and incredible automata, it was a glimpse into a world full of natural wonders and treasures that aimed to reflect the order of the universe. This magnificent volume
The Cabinet of Curiosities
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Giulia Carciotto, Antonio Paolucci
Categories: Curiosities and wonders
Type: BOOK - Published: 1851 - Publisher:

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The Cabinet of Curiosities; Or, Wonders of the World Displayed
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Giulia Carciotto, Antonio Paolucci
Categories: Curiosities and wonders
Type: BOOK - Published: 1833 - Publisher:

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