Category Archives: History of science

El ave del paraíso. Historia natural y alegoría

Book chapter (in Spanish) devoted to the allegorical uses of the bird of paradise in the early modern European context. Some references and sources are here introduced and discussed for the first time. José Ramón Marcaida, “El ave del paraíso. … Continue reading

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Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español – Nuncius review

New review of my book Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia natural, coleccionismo y cultura visual (Marcial Pons, 2014), written by Susana Gómez López and published in the latest issue of Nuncius. PDF available here: Review Marcaida Nuncius Nuncius, Volume 30, Issue … Continue reading

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Ulisse Aldrovandi – Bologna, 2015

Libri e immagini di storia naturale nella prima età moderna – Museo di Palazzo Poggi, 2015 https://storify.com/JoserraMarcaida/ulisse-aldrovandi

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La modernidad científica europea, by José Pardo Tomás – Review of JR Marcaida, “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español” (in Spanish)

La modernidad científica europea, by José Pardo Tomás Here you have the generous review of my book written by historian of science José (Pepe) Pardo Tomás, and published in the April issue of  Andalucía en la historia, ISSN 1695-1956, Nº. … Continue reading

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Todo lo visible y lo invisible, by Juan Marqués (Revista de Occidente) – Review of JR Marcaida, “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español” (in Spanish)

I’m very grateful to Juan Marqués for his review of my book Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia natural, coleccionismo y cultura visual (Madrid: Marcial Pons Historia – Fundación Focus-Abengoa, 2014), published in Revista de Occidente (April Issue, … Continue reading

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Kenneth Spencer Research Library Blog » Kangaroos on Machu Picchu?

Kenneth Spencer Research Library Blog » Kangaroos on Machu Picchu?.

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Hydrografia: la mas curiosa que asta oy a luz a salido : recopilada de … – Antonio de Maris Carneyro, Andrés de Poza – Google Books

Hydrografia: la mas curiosa que asta oy a luz a salido : recopilada de … – Antonio de Maris Carneyro, Andrés de Poza – Google Books.

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Museos de bolsillo | Cultura | EL PAÍS

Museos de bolsillo | Cultura | EL PAÍS. … which includes references to my book “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia natural, coleccionismo y cultura visual” (Marcial Pons Historia – Fundación Focus-Abengoa, 20014).

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¿Naturalezas vivas o muertas? Ciencia, arte y coleccionismo en el Barroco español | Juan Pimentel and Jose Ramon Marcaida – Academia.edu

¿Naturalezas vivas o muertas? Ciencia, arte y coleccionismo en el Barroco español | Juan Pimentel and Jose Ramon Marcaida – Academia.edu.

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Francisco Marcuello – Historia natural y moral de las aves. -Zaragoca. Lanaja 1617 – Francisco Marcuello – Google Books

Historia natural y moral de las aves. -Zaragoca. Lanaja 1617 – Francisco Marcuello – Google Books.

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