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The Resource Gorgeous beasts : animal bodies in historical perspective, edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist

Gorgeous beasts : animal bodies in historical perspective, edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist

Label
Gorgeous beasts : animal bodies in historical perspective
Title
Gorgeous beasts
Title remainder
animal bodies in historical perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays examining the place of animals in history and culture and their influence on life and art, from the Renaissance to the present"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
590
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL85
LC item number
.G67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landes, Joan B.
  • Lee, Paula Young
  • Youngquist, Paul
Series statement
Animalibus
Series volume
vol. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals and civilization
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals and history
Label
Gorgeous beasts : animal bodies in historical perspective, edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-222) 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
Animal subjects : between nature and invention in Buffon's natural history illustrations / Joan B. Landes -- Renaissance animal things / Erica Fudge -- The Cujo effect / Paul Youngquist -- On vulnerability : studies from life that ought not to be copied / Ron Broglio -- The rights of man and the rights of animality at the end of the eighteenth century / Pierre Serna ; translated by Vito Caiati and Joan B. Landes -- Calling the wild / Harriet Ritvo -- Trophies and taxidermy / Nigel Rothfels -- Fishing for biomass / Sajay Samuel and Dean Bavington -- Daniel Spoerri's Carnival of animals / Cecilia Novero -- A conversation with the artist Mark Dion / Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist
Control code
790265295
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 231 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780271058207
Lccn
2012009331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021587648
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)790265295
Label
Gorgeous beasts : animal bodies in historical perspective, edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-222) 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
Animal subjects : between nature and invention in Buffon's natural history illustrations / Joan B. Landes -- Renaissance animal things / Erica Fudge -- The Cujo effect / Paul Youngquist -- On vulnerability : studies from life that ought not to be copied / Ron Broglio -- The rights of man and the rights of animality at the end of the eighteenth century / Pierre Serna ; translated by Vito Caiati and Joan B. Landes -- Calling the wild / Harriet Ritvo -- Trophies and taxidermy / Nigel Rothfels -- Fishing for biomass / Sajay Samuel and Dean Bavington -- Daniel Spoerri's Carnival of animals / Cecilia Novero -- A conversation with the artist Mark Dion / Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist
Control code
790265295
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 231 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780271058207
Lccn
2012009331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021587648
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)790265295

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