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The Resource Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry, Barbara M. Benedict

Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry, Barbara M. Benedict

Label
Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry
Title
Curiosity
Title remainder
a cultural history of early modern inquiry
Statement of responsibility
Barbara M. Benedict
Title variation
Cultural history of early modern inquiry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benedict, Barbara M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.C87
LC item number
B46 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Literature and science
  • Literature and society
  • Collectors and collecting in literature
  • Curiosity in literature
  • Monsters in literature
  • Museums in literature
  • English literature
  • Curiosities and wonders in literature
Label
Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry, Barbara M. Benedict
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Inspecting and spectating: Monsters, rarities, and investigators -- Regulating curiosity -- Consuming curiosity -- From the curious to the curio -- Connoisseurship in the mental cabinet -- Performing curiosity -- Transgression and ambition -- Notes -- Index
Control code
980000009934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 321 p
Isbn
9780226042633
Lccn
lc00009934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry, Barbara M. Benedict
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Inspecting and spectating: Monsters, rarities, and investigators -- Regulating curiosity -- Consuming curiosity -- From the curious to the curio -- Connoisseurship in the mental cabinet -- Performing curiosity -- Transgression and ambition -- Notes -- Index
Control code
980000009934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 321 p
Isbn
9780226042633
Lccn
lc00009934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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