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Indian insect life

Indian Insect Life

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With classic British understatement, Harold Maxwell-Lefroy (1877-1925) describes this two-volume, 800 page guide as an “imperfect” attempt to describe the insects of the Indian subcontinent. Published in 1909, Indian Insect Life is “largely a product of [Maxwell-Lefroy’s] spare time and scanty...Read More
Initia doctrinae physicae- dictata in Academia VVitebergensi...; iterum edita cum indice & annotationibus.

Initia Doctrinae Physicae

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Early edition (first 1549) of this influential physics text by the German humanist and reformer, Philipp Melanchthon (1497-1560). Melanchthon's importance as a religious reformer has tended to overshadow his achievements as a writer of science and medicine. His natural history course, which he held...Read More
Histological Classification V

International Histological Classification V

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This fascicle has detailed, thorough descriptions and explanatory notes of the various nervous system tumors, cross-referenced to high-quality photomicrographs of each (some slides in color, some black-and-white). It is highly referenced to related publications. This is one of a valuable, and...Read More
Histological Classification VI

International Histological Classification VI

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This fascicle has detailed, thorough descriptions and explanatory notes of the various respiratory system tumors, cross-referenced to high-quality photomicrographs of each (some slides in color, some black-and-white).  It is highly referenced to related publications. This is one of a valuable...Read More
Histological Classification XII

International Histological Classification, Volume XII

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This fascicle has detailed descriptions and explanatory notes of various endocrine system tumors, cross-referenced to corresponding high-quality color photomicrographs. It is highly referenced to related publications, very well laid-out, and systematic.  The material is exhaustive, thoroughly...Read More
Interrelationship between insects and plants

Interrelationship Between Insects and Plants

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Plant-animal interactions are an important area of study at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center and these interactions can have both subtle and broad implications for the surrounding ecosystem. This lively book documents, in understandable language, the process of food selection by...Read More
Introduction à l'étude de la médecine expérimentale

Introduction à L'Étude de la Médecine Expérimentale

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"Probably the greatest classic on the principles of physiological investigation and the scientific method applied to the life sciences." (Garrison-Morton 1766.501) In this work, Claude Bernard (1813-1878) presented his own personal analysis of the scientific method in a manner which earned him...Read More
Cover of Iroquois Foods and Food Preparation

Iroquois Foods and Food Preparation

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This is one of earliest ethnographic publications on the entirety of Iroquois, or more aptly Haudenosaunee, food ways such as cultivation, preparation and preservation, utensils and materials, recipes, and the social or ceremonial customs surrounding food and sustenance. The ‘author’ Frederick...Read More
Isagoges in rem haerbarium libri duo.

Isagoges in Rem Herbariam Libri Duo

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A professor of anatomy and surgery at the University of Leiden, Adriaan van de Spiegel (1578-1625) also studied botany, and his Isagoges in Rem Herbariam Libri Duo is an early work on plant classification. Linnaeus, who established the modern system of scientific nomenclature, held Spiegel's...Read More
It: a Poem/Play/Installation and miniature sculpture

It : A Poem/Play Installation

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It: A Poem/Play Installation packs a lot into a small package. As an artists' book, it is considered a work of art and when read, it can be activated as a performance. The New York–based artist, Coco Gordon, incorporates a range of materials in the work such as handmade paper,...Read More

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