Cabinet of natural curiosities = das Naturalienkabinett = le cabinet des curiosités naturelles : Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri, 1734-1765
Albertus Seba had a passion that led him far beyond the call of duty. His collection of animals, plants and insects from all around the world gained international fame during his lifetime. This book has an introduction that offers information about the tradition of the cabinet of curiosities to which Seba's curiosities belonged.
Print Book, English, ©2005
Taschen, Köln, ©2005
543 pages : color illustrations ; 39 cm
"Based on the copy in Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague."
"Authors: Irmgard Müsch ... Rainer Willmann ... Jes Rust."--Jacket
Text in English, German and French