Turning the Book Wheel
A tumblr of semi-random stuff from the stacks of the Smithsonian Libraries
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28 of March, 2013

One of ten drawings illustrating Louis Agassiz’s lectures on comparative embryology, delivered before the Lowell Institute in Boston, 1848-49. Want to see them all?

(Source: siris-libraries.si.edu)


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Tags:  #scientific illustration  #manuscripts  #dibner library  #history of science  #embryology  #bhl  #special collections

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