Birds’ Eggs taken from ‘Catalogue of the Collection of Birds’ Eggs in the British Museum’ by British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. W. Ogilvie-Grant. December 1901. Natural History...

Birds’ Eggs taken from ‘Catalogue of the Collection of Birds’ Eggs in the British Museum’ by British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. W. Ogilvie-Grant. December 1901. Natural History...

Bird Feather Art Natural History Print by missquitecontrary

Bird Feather Art - Natural History Print - Woodland Antique Print - Scientific Illustration Vintage Print

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Art & Natural History - London! #skeletons

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities – in pictures

Creatures of the infraorder Cetacea vintage inspired by kelzuki

Creatures of the infraorder Cetacea- vintage inspired science poster by Kelsey Oseid

John Jonston (1603-1675) was a Polish scholar born to a family of Scottish origin. He spent most of his life in Poland, working as an academician and private tutor. Though he traveled widely throughout Europe, Jonston repeatedly turned down offers of professorships at major universities. Instead, he chose to live a private life on his country estate in southwest Poland.    One of Jonston’s works, Historia Naturalis (Natural History), was translated into many languages. The engraving shown…

John Jonston (1603-1675) was a Polish scholar born to a family of Scottish origin. He spent most of his life in Poland, working as an academician and private tutor. Though he traveled widely throughout Europe, Jonston repeatedly turned down offers of professorships at major universities. Instead, he chose to live a private life on his country estate in southwest Poland. One of Jonston’s works, Historia Naturalis (Natural History), was translated into many languages. The engraving shown…

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