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Author Margócsy, Dániel, author
Title Commercial visions : science, trade, and visual culture in the Dutch Golden Age / Dániel Margócsy
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2014
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  Q127.N2 M329 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001213537
Descript x, 319 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-308) and index
Baron von Uffenbach goes on a trip : the infrastructure of international science -- Shipping costs, the exchange of specimens, and the development of taxonomy -- Image as capital : forging Albertus Seba's thesaurus -- Anatomical specimens in the Republic of Letters : scientific publications as marketing tools -- Commercial epistemologies : the anatomical debates of Frederik Ruysch and Govard Bidloo -- Knowledge as commodity : the invention of color printing -- Peter the Great on a shopping spree
Subject Science -- Netherlands -- History
Netherlands -- Commerce -- History
Scientists -- Netherlands
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