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Cabinet of curiosities from Imperato's Historia naturale di Ferrante Imperato napolitano

Finnin, Denis

American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History

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  • Title: Cabinet of curiosities from Imperato's Historia naturale di Ferrante Imperato napolitano
  • Creator: Finnin, Denis
  • Subject: Rare books, Invertebrate Zoology, Mammals, Birds -- Pictorial works, Birds, Ornithology, Reptiles, Herpetology, Ichthyology, Invertebrate Zoology, Aquatic invertebrates, Fishes -- Pictorial works, Mollusca, Shells -- Pictorial works, Clothing and dress, Biodiversity
  • Specimen Location: American Museum of Natural History Library Rare Book Collection
  • Rights: Information on rights available at the repository.
  • Repository: American Museum of Natural History
  • Publisher: American Museum of Natural History Research Library
  • Note: Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
  • Imprint: Venetia : Presso Combi, & La Noù, 1672.
  • Identifier: b10715204
  • Edition: In questa seconda impressione aggiontoui da Gio. Maria Ferro spetiale alla sanità alcune annotationi alle piante nel libro vigesimo ottavo ...
  • Description of Publication: [8], 696, [8] p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. 34 cm. (fol.)
  • Department / Discipline: Mammalogy
  • Date of Publication: 1672
  • Date: 2011
  • Cultural Context: Italians
  • Coverage: Italy
  • Collection Title: Rare Book Collection
  • Collection Name: Rare Book Collection
  • Collection Description: The images of the Rare Book Collection highlight some of the art, illustrations, engravings, maps, and sketches from the over 14,000 rare materials housed at the Library. The Museum Library’s Rare Book Collection includes field diaries and scrapbooks, richly illustrated fragile and uniquely bound materials, limited and/or autographed editions; published and unpublished materials with special Museum association; materials of high monetary value; and rare books relevant to natural history, especially in those fields of interest at the Museum. This image collection commences with all of the artwork showcased in Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library: Essays & Plates, a book edited by the Library’s Director, published in October, 2012.
  • Call Number: H-5
  • Book Title: Historia naturale di Ferrante Imperato napolitano: nella quale ordinatamente si tratta della diversa condition di minere, pietre pretiose, & altre curiosità : con varie historie di piante, & animali, sin'hora non date in luce
  • Bibliographic Number: <a href="http://libcat1.amnh.org/record=b1071520" target="_blank">b10715204</a>
  • Author: Imperato, Ferrante, 1550-1625.
  • Artist: Unknown

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