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Product Description: Hybrid Knowledge in the Early East India Company World presents a new interpretation of the development of the English East India Company between 1660 and 1720. The book explores the connections between scholarship, patronage, diplomacy, trade, and colonial settlement in the early modern world...read more

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9781137380197 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 20, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Hybrid Knowledge in the Early East India Company World presents a new interpretation of the development of the English East India Company between 1660 and 1720.

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Product Description: Samuel Quiccheberg’s Inscriptiones, first published in Latin in 1565, is an ambitious effort to demonstrate the pragmatic value of curiosity cabinets, or Wunderkammern, to princely collectors in sixteenth-century Europe and, by so doing, inspire them to develop their own such collections...read more

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9781606061497 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, January 1, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Samuel Quiccheberg’s Inscriptiones, first published in Latin in 1565, is an ambitious effort to demonstrate the pragmatic value of curiosity cabinets, or Wunderkammern, to princely collectors in sixteenth-century Europe and, by so doing, inspire them to develop their own such collections.

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9780500515945 | Thames & Hudson, October 1, 2011, cover price $45.00
9780500510919 | Thames & Hudson, November 1, 2002, cover price $75.00

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Product Description: Curious Collectors, Collected Curiosities: An Interdisciplinary Study asks its readers to enter into an investigation of the nature of collecting as an aesthetic exercise. Spanning the sixteenth century through today, this book gathers together the work of current scholars to re-envision the task of collectors and their collections in broad strokes...read more

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9781443823258 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, September 1, 2010, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: 'Curious Collectors, Collected Curiosities: An Interdisciplinary Study' asks its readers to enter into an investigation of the nature of collecting as an aesthetic exercise.

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9781443829588 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, July 1, 2011, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Curious Collectors, Collected Curiosities: An Interdisciplinary Study asks its readers to enter into an investigation of the nature of collecting as an aesthetic exercise.

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Product Description: The notion of retrieving a bit of the past-by owning a material piece of it-has always appealed to humans. Often our most prized possessions are those that have had a long history before they came into our hands. Part of the pleasure we gain from the encounter with antiques stems from the palpable age and the assumed (sometimes imaginary) cultural resonances of the particular object...read more

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9780801447341 | Cornell Univ Pr, December 1, 2008, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: The notion of retrieving a bit of the past-by owning a material piece of it-has always appealed to humans.

A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors. Reprint.

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9781585673773 | Overlook Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors.

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9781585675616 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, June 1, 2004), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors.

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Product Description: The Collector’s Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c. 1500 BC to the present day. The series demonstrates how attitudes to objects, the collecting of objects, and the shape of the museum institution have developed over the past 3000 years...read more
By Alexandra Bounia (editor), Paul Martin (editor) and Susan M. Pearce (editor)

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9781859284209 | Scolar Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The Collector’s Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c.

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Product Description: The Collector’s Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c. 1500 BC to the present day. The series demonstrates how attitudes to objects, the collecting of objects, and the shape of the museum institution have developed over the past 3000 years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alexandra Bounia (editor), Rosemary Flanders (editor), Mark Hall (editor), Paul Martin (editor), Fiona Morton (editor) and Susan M. Pearce (editor)

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9781859284193 | Scolar Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $154.95 | About this edition: The Collector’s Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c.

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Product Description: The Collector's Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c. 1500 BC to the present day. The series demonstrates how attitudes to objects, the collecting of objects, and the shape of the museum institution have developed over the past 3000 years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alexandra Bounia (editor) and Susan M. Pearce (editor)

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9781859284179 | Scolar Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The Collector's Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c.

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Product Description: The Collector's Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c. 1500 BC to the present day. The series demonstrates how attitudes to objects, the collecting of objects, and the shape of the museum institution have developed over the past 3000 years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Ken Arnold (editor) and Susan M. Pearce (editor)

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9781859284186 | Scolar Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $154.95 | About this edition: The Collector's Voice is a major four-volume project which brings together in accessible form material relevant to the history and practice of collecting in the European tradition from c.

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The author takes readers on a tour of his personal museum of natural oddities and optical illusions as he explores the imaginative origins of art and science, in a work nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780679439981 | 1 edition (Pantheon Books, October 1, 1995), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The author takes readers on a tour of his personal museum of natural oddities and optical illusions as he explores the imaginative origins of art and science

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9780679764892 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, December 1, 1996), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The author takes readers on a tour of his personal museum of natural oddities and optical illusions as he explores the imaginative origins of art and science

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