Moth » książka


• Nauka
 [1644255]
 [1074631]
   więcej

Kategorie szczegółowe
BISAC
Książki w katalogu
Nowe egzemplarze
Codzienna aktualizacja
cen i dostępności
Czas realizacji
pod ceną książki
Książki spoza katalogu
Dostępne nowe i używane
Ceny i terminy w wycenach otrzymywanych na życzenie
Książki są sprowadzane
z zagranicy

Klienci indywidualni
- wymagana przedpłata
Dla firm FV 14 dni
Nie wysyłamy za pobraniem

Czytaj nas na:



Moth Matthew Gandy 9781780235851 Reaktion Books - książka

    

Moth

Unlike their gaudy day-flying cousins, moths seem to reside in the shadows as denizens of the night, circling around streetlights or caught momentarily in the glare of headlights on a country lane. As Matthew Gandy demonstrates in this book, however, there are many more species of day-flying moths than there are butterflies, and many rival butterflies in a dazzling range of markings.
Gandy shows that the study of moths formed an integral part of early natural history. Many thousands of drawings, paintings, and physical specimens remain in museum collections, and in recent years there has been a renewed surge of interest facilitated by advances in digital photography, the internet, and new cartographic projects that have enabled direct collaboration between amateur experts and scientific research projects. He explores the rich history of vernacular names, which speaks to a significant place for moths in early cultures of nature. Names such as the Merveille-du-Jour, the Green Brindled Crescent, or the Clifden Nonpareil evoke a sense of wonder that connects disparate fields such as folklore, the history of place, and early scientific texts. With wingspans ranging in size from a few millimetres to nearly a foot, moths display an extraordinary diversity of evolutionary adaptions, which Gandy captures here."

cena 72,39
(netto: 68,94 VAT:  5%)
Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 10-14 dni roboczych.
Darmowa dostawa.

Moth
Kategorie: Nauka, Biologia i przyroda
Kategorie BISAC:
Nature > Insects & Spiders
Wydawca: Reaktion Books
Seria wydawnicza: Animal
Język: Angielski
ISBN-13: 9781780235851
Rok wydania: 2016
Numer serii: 000295386
Ilość stron: 224
Waga: 0.41 kg
Wymiary: 18.8 x 13.46 x 2.03 cm
Oprawa: Miękka
Wolumenów: 01
Gandy, Matthew Matthew Gandy is professor of geography at Cambrid... więcej >




ZOBACZ RÓWNIEŻ KSIĄŻKI:
Red Moth

Red Moth
47,07
Why I Love My Mum The Perfect Mother's Day Gift for 2017!

Why I Love My Mum The Perfect Mothers Day Gift for 2017!
52,17
Joy and Strength: 365 Daily Devotions for Mothers

Joy and Strength: 365 Daily Devotions for Mothers
70,52
The Mother

The Mother
47,07
My Mother's Shadow: The Unputdownable Summer Read about a Mother's Shocking Secret That Changed Everything

My Mothers Shadow: The Unputdownable Summer Read about a Mothers Shocking Secret That Changed Everything
47,07
Kinship with All Life

Kinship with All Life
62,96