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Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:00:16 +0000
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Fish
Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History
Salviani
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The Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library recently acquired Ippolito Salviani’s Aquatilium animalium historiae (Rome, 1554), a classic, foundational work on fishes. The book is one of three 16th-century works that established ichthyology as a modern science. The Libraries holds the other two – Belon’s De aquatilibus (1553, a Latin translation of his Histoire de la nature <a href="http://blog.library.si.edu/2014/02/libraries-acquires-salviani-book/#more-'" class="more-link">more &#187;</a>
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