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The Resource Web of nature : Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist, by Anna Marie Roos, (electronic resource)

Web of nature : Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist, by Anna Marie Roos, (electronic resource)

Label
Web of nature : Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist
Title
Web of nature
Title remainder
Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist
Statement of responsibility
by Anna Marie Roos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roos, Anna Marie Eleanor
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
LC call number
QH31.L6913
LC item number
R66 2011
Series statement
  • History of science and medicine library,
  • Medieval and early modern science
Series volume
  • v. 22
  • v. 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lister, Martin
  • Naturalists
  • Arachnologists
  • Scientists
  • Physicians
  • Conchologists
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Web of nature : Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist, by Anna Marie Roos, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Early life and letters, 1639-1663 -- French connection : the voyage to Montpellier, 1663-1666 -- Lister's early contributions to natural history, 1666-1668 : the influence of John Ray -- Spider threads and a tangled web of misunderstanding, 1668-1671 -- 'My dear hart' : Lister's marriage to Hannah Parkinson and his medical practice in York -- Lister and the Royal Society's debates about plant circulation in the 1670s -- Animal, vegetable, or mineral? : Lister, Ray, crinoids, and the fossil debate in the Royal Society -- 'All that glitters' : Martin Lister and fools' gold, 1677-1684 -- A speculum of chemical practice : Lister, Newton, and telescopic mirrors -- Lister's London beginnings : virtuoso, antiquarian, and benefactor -- The art of science : the Histoeriae conchyliorum and the Historia piscium -- Publication and prestige : the Sex exercitationes medicinales and the Royal College of Physicians -- The spice of life : a journey to Paris and a cookery book -- Epilogue : Lister's portrait and the tragedy of Burwell Park
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000503045
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 478 p.
Isbn
9789004207035
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011018143
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000503045
Label
Web of nature : Martin Lister (1639-1712), the first arachnologist, by Anna Marie Roos, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Early life and letters, 1639-1663 -- French connection : the voyage to Montpellier, 1663-1666 -- Lister's early contributions to natural history, 1666-1668 : the influence of John Ray -- Spider threads and a tangled web of misunderstanding, 1668-1671 -- 'My dear hart' : Lister's marriage to Hannah Parkinson and his medical practice in York -- Lister and the Royal Society's debates about plant circulation in the 1670s -- Animal, vegetable, or mineral? : Lister, Ray, crinoids, and the fossil debate in the Royal Society -- 'All that glitters' : Martin Lister and fools' gold, 1677-1684 -- A speculum of chemical practice : Lister, Newton, and telescopic mirrors -- Lister's London beginnings : virtuoso, antiquarian, and benefactor -- The art of science : the Histoeriae conchyliorum and the Historia piscium -- Publication and prestige : the Sex exercitationes medicinales and the Royal College of Physicians -- The spice of life : a journey to Paris and a cookery book -- Epilogue : Lister's portrait and the tragedy of Burwell Park
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000503045
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 478 p.
Isbn
9789004207035
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011018143
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000503045

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