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Encyclopedism From Pliny To Borges

Pub Date : 1990 | Author : Anna Sigrídur Arnar | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0943056128
ISBN 13 : 9780943056128

A well-illustrated--if too brief--catalog to the exhibition of the same title held at the Regenstein Library through summer 1990. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portlan..


Reading The World

Pub Date : 2012-09-01 | Author : Mary Franklin-Brown | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226260709
ISBN 13 : 0226260704

The thirteenth century saw such a proliferation of new encyclopedic texts that more than one scholar has called it the “century of the encyclopedias.” Variously referred to as ..


Zoology In Early Modern Culture

Pub Date : 2014-10-13 | Author : Karl A. E. Enenkel | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004279179
ISBN 13 : 9004279172

This volume tries to map out the intriguing amalgam of different, partly conflicting approaches that shaped early modern zoology. It demonstrates that theology and philology played..


Encyclopedia Of Philosophy And The Social Sciences

Pub Date : 2013-03-07 | Author : Byron Kaldis | Publisher : SAGE Publications

ISBN 10 : 9781506332611
ISBN 13 : 1506332617

"This encyclopedia, magnificently edited by Byron Kaldis, will become a valuable source both of reference and inspiration for all those who are interested in the interrelation betw..


Fine Print

Pub Date : 1990 | Author : Sandra Kirshenbaum | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015053429687
ISBN 13 :

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Pliny S Catalogue Of Culture

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Sorcha Carey | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199259137
ISBN 13 : 0199259135

One of the earliest surviving examples of 'art history', Pliny the Elder's 'chapters on art' form part of his encyclopaedic Natural History, completed shortly before its author die..


The Encyclop Die And The Age Of Revolution

Pub Date : 1992 | Author : Clorinda Donato | Publisher : G K Hall

ISBN 10 : 0816105278
ISBN 13 : 9780816105274

Analyse: Avec de nombreuses références sur l'Encyclopédie d'Yverdon et Fortunato Bartolomeo De Felice. Index p. 223-230...