Ornamental Forms from Nature by Christian Stoll, Alan Weller Reproduced from a classic of natural history, 154 creatively stylized floral and animal images were designed with distinctive drama. The bonus CD-ROM includes individual files of all of the images in the book.
Haeckel's Art Forms from the Ocean CD-ROM and Book by Ernst Haeckel The tiny single-celled organisms known as radiolarians develop beautiful, intricate mineral skeletons. This set offers digital versions of the rare, distinctive artwork from a hard-to-find 1862 atlas of these microscopic life forms. 357 images.
Mendel's Principles of Heredity by William Bateson, Gregor Mendel Mendel's 1865 paper, Experiments in Plant Hybridization, remained neglected till Bateson revived interest in Mendel's studies with this 1902 work, which helped lay the groundwork for the field of genetics. 8-page color insert.
The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin, Michael T. Ghiselin Published on the anniversary of Darwin's 200th birthday, this edition features excerpts from the landmark work that build on the evolutionary concepts introduced in On the Origin of Species.
Microscopic Art Forms from the Plant World by R. Anheisser This extraordinary collection will magnify artistic sensibilities with 400 detailed illustrations of nature's minute but magnificent handiwork. The accompanying CD-ROM includes all of the images in the book.
Haeckel's Art Forms from Nature CD-ROM and Book by Ernst Haeckel From one of the great landmarks of applied art, a superb collection of 608 marvelous illustrations, many in color, of spiders, turtles, hummingbirds, algae, starfish, lichens, and hundreds of other life forms.
Multitude of strangely beautiful natural forms: Radiolaria, Foraminifera, Ciliata, diatoms, calcareous sponges, Siphonophora, star corals, starfishes, Protozoa, flagellates, brown seaweed, jellyfishes, sea-lilies, moss animals, sea-urchins, glass sponges, leptomedusae, horny corals, trunkfishes, true sea slugs, anthomedusae horseshoe crabs, sea-cucumbers, octopuses, bats, orchids, sea wasps, seahorse, a dragonfish, a frogfish, much more. All images black-and-white.
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