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Product Description: Eating the Enlightenment offers a new perspective on the history of food, looking at writings about cuisine, diet, and food chemistry as a key to larger debates over the state of the nation in Old Regime France. Embracing a wide range of authors and scientific or medical practitioners—from physicians and poets to philosophes and playwrights—E...read more

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9780226768861 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 2012, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Eating the Enlightenment offers a new perspective on the history of food, looking at writings about cuisine, diet, and food chemistry as a key to larger debates over the state of the nation in Old Regime France.

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Product Description: Feeding France is the first comprehensive study of the French food industry in the decades surrounding the French Revolution of 1789. Though the history of gastronomy and the restaurant have been explored by scholars, few are aware that France was also one of the first nations to produce industrial foods...read more

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9781107031050 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Feeding France is the first comprehensive study of the French food industry in the decades surrounding the French Revolution of 1789.

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Product Description: Eating the Enlightenment offers a new perspective on the history of food, looking at writings about cuisine, diet, and food chemistry as a key to larger debates over the state of the nation in Old Regime France. Embracing a wide range of authors and scientific or medical practitioners—from physicians and poets to philosophes and playwrights—E...read more

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9780226214467 | 1 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 7, 2014), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Eating the Enlightenment offers a new perspective on the history of food, looking at writings about cuisine, diet, and food chemistry as a key to larger debates over the state of the nation in Old Regime France.

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Product Description: It is often assumed that natural philosophy was the forerunner of early modern natural sciences. But where did these sciences’ systematic observation and experimentation get their starts? In Materials and Expertise in Early Modern Europe, the laboratories, workshops, and marketplaces emerge as arenas where hands-on experience united with higher learning...read more
By E. C. Spary (editor)

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9780226439686 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $59.00 | About this edition: It is often assumed that natural philosophy was the forerunner of early modern natural sciences.

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Product Description: The royal Parisian botanical garden, the Jardin du Roi, was a jewel in the crown of the French Old Regime, praised by both rulers and scientific practitioners. Yet unlike many such institutions, the Jardin not only survived the French Revolution but by 1800 had become the world's leading public establishment of natural history: the Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226768625 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The royal Parisian botanical garden, the Jardin du Roi, was a jewel in the crown of the French Old Regime, praised by both rulers and scientific practitioners.

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9780226768632 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $38.00

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Product Description: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history. Public interest in this lively field has been stimulated by environmental concerns and through links with the histories of art, collecting and gardening...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nicholas Jardine (editor), James A. Secord (editor) and E. C. Spary (editor)

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9780521453943 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $93.99 | About this edition: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history.

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9780521558945, titled "Cultures of Natural History" | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history.

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