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Published: 22 October 2009

320 Pages | 7 color & 106 b/w illus.

7x10 inches

ISBN: 9780195150315

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Darwin's Camera

Art and Photography in the Theory of Evolution

Phillip Prodger

  • Unique approach to Darwin's work that examines one of the first photographically illustrated science books
  • Reveals previously unknown information about Darwin's interest in photography and art
  • Describes the rise of photographic objectivity--how photography became accepted as proof in scientific debate
  • Features reproductions of many photographs owned by Darwin and never before seen by the public

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