CULTURAL READINGS: Colonization & Print in the Americas
Jay I. Kislak Foundation
|Juan Eusebio Nieremberg, |
Historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris XVI...
Antwerp: Plantiniana Balthasaris Moreti, 1635.
|The fauna shown here are not the only subject of Nieremberg's text: included are extensive discussions of Aztec and Incan cultures, which European readers had come to consider part of "natural," unchanging, American landscapes.|
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New World Lands in Print
|Exhibition Contents | Introduction | Essays | Bibliography & Links|
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