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Albertus Seba: Cabinet of Natural Curiosities

Musch, Irmgard/ Willmann, Rainer/ Rust, Jes

Albertus Seba: Cabinet of Natural Curiosities

Locupletissemi Rerum Naturalium Thesauri 1734-1765

by Musch, Irmgard/ Willmann, Rainer/ Rust, Jes

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Published by Taschen America Llc .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH
The Physical Object
Pagination587 p.
Number of Pages587
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23115488M
ISBN 103822816000
ISBN 109783822816004

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