Sign In | Register
VISIONS OF NATURE - The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel by  Olaf Breidbach - First Edition - 2006 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

VISIONS OF NATURE - The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel

by Breidbach, Olaf

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Munich, Germany: Prestel Verlag, 2006. 299 pp. followed by a series of colour plates. Orange boards lettered in brick red on the spine; headband; ribbon marker; decorated endpapers; illustrated mostly in colour with some black and white. Very faint wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword: Seeing Nature; Introduction; Ernst Haeckel: The Evolutionary Biologist in Jena; Darwin and Haeckel; The General Morphology of 1866; The Biogenetic Law; The Visual Argument; A Natural History of Creation and Anthropogeny; Crystal Shapes; Calcareous Sponges; Arabian Corals; Positioning Himself; Haeckel's Travels; The Challenger Reports; Haeckel's Art Forms in Nature; Ideology; Art Forms in Culture; Nature as an Artist; Natural Philosophy as Visual Doctrine: Haeckel's Crystal Souls; and Epilogue: Looking at the Self; followed by Appendices; Chronology; Notes; Bibliography; and an Index of Names and Institutions.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Ernst Haeckel;. Folio.




Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description....[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]

$489.95

$9.95 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Make an offer
Add to wishlist





Nebula Award Winners of the 1980s

Collecting Nebula Award Winners of the 1980s

The Nebula Award has been awarded to stories in the Science Fiction and Fantasy genre every year since 1966. Learn about the winners of the 1980s!

 

Banned and Frequently Challenged Books

Collecting Banned & Challenged Books

Build a revolutionary library of literature that has been challenged or even outright banned. You'll be surprised by some of the titles in this gallery!


Trustpilot