Daniela Bleichmar

This beautiful book draws on a hidden archive of 12,000 botanical illustrations made between 1777 and 1816, as the Spanish Government surveyed its empire in Central and South America and the Phillipines. It provides a window into the worlds of Enlightenment science and culture.

The University of Chicago Press, USA, 2012. Hardback with dust jacket. 286 pages. NEW

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