Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
ISBN10: 1454912146 ISBN13: 9781454912149 Publisher: Sterling Signatures Published: May 6 2014 Pages: 163 Weight: 1.98lbs. Height: 11.25" Width: 8.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
For the first time, Natural Histories allows readers a privileged glimpse of seldom-seen, fully illustrated scientific tomes from the American Museum of Natural History's Rare Book Collection. Forty essays from the museum's top experts enhance each rare tome's unique qualities and scientific contribution. This beautiful book will fascinate natural science and art lovers alike.