The monstrous in Aldrovandi and the natural order of marine animals in the 16th and 17th centuries

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNatureza, causalidade e formas de corporeidade
EditorsAdelino Cardoso, Manuel Silvério Marques, Marta Mendoça
Place of PublicationVila Nova Famalicão
PublisherEdições Húmus
Pages177-192
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9789897552540
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Keywords

  • Ulisses Aldrovandi
  • Early modern natural history
  • Cetaceans
  • Sea monsters
  • Nature classification

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Brito, C. (2016). The monstrous in Aldrovandi and the natural order of marine animals in the 16th and 17th centuries. In A. Cardoso, M. S. Marques, & M. Mendoça (Eds.), Natureza, causalidade e formas de corporeidade (pp. 177-192). Edições Húmus.