The World of Carolus Clusius: Natural History in the Making, 1550-1610

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Routledge, Oct 6, 2015 - History - 320 pages
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Egmond's study investigates horticultural techniques, fashions in the collection of rare plants, botanical experimentation and methods of scientific evaluation, as well as tracking the exchange of knowledge. Central to this activity is the figure of Carolus Clusius (1526-1609), the first truly scientific botanist.
 

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Contents

Preface
The Southern Netherlands
Habsburg Women
Italy
France
Holland
Traditions
Beyond Place
Conclusion
Works Cited
Index
Copyright

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