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Bird Books and Bird Art

An Outline of the Literary History and Iconography of Descriptive Ornithology

Authors: Anker, J.

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Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • Pictures and Records of Birds up to the Invention of Printing and the Development of the Woodcut

    Pages 3-6

    Anker, Jean

  • The Art of Printing. Woodcuts and Engravings. Belon and the Encyclopedists

    Pages 6-12

    Anker, Jean

  • The Progress of Engraving. The First Works Containing Ornithological Plates. Information about Fauna Given in Descriptions of Countries and in Travel Books up to the Last Quarter of the 17th Century

    Pages 13-19

    Anker, Jean

  • Willughby and John Ray. The First Works in which Plates are Prominent. Works on Fauna and Journeys up to the Last Third of the 18th Century

    Pages 19-29

    Anker, Jean

  • Progress in Descriptive Ornithology, Systematics and Nomenclature. Linnæus. Brisson

    Pages 29-31

    Anker, Jean

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bird Books and Bird Art
Book Subtitle
An Outline of the Literary History and Iconography of Descriptive Ornithology
Authors
Copyright
1938
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-011-7983-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-011-7983-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 251
Number of Illustrations
36 b/w illustrations
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