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Joseph F. Cullman 3rd, Library of Natural History
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Main MenuCurtis's Botanical Magazine (London, 1787-1983).hands tying book
Curtis's Botanical Magazine (London, 1787-1983).

The Cullman Library holds the Smithsonian's collection of rare books in anthropology and the natural sciences. Its world-class collection contains approximately 10,000 volumes published before 1840 in the fields of physical and cultural anthropology, ethnology, Native American linguistics, and archeology; botany; ornithology, mammalogy, herpetology, ichthyology, entomology, malacology, and other zoological fields; paleontology; and geology and mineralogy. The publications of seventeenth- through nineteenth-century voyages of exploration are a special strength, as is the history of museums and scientific collecting.
The Cullman Library makes the books available to researchers by direct access in the reading room and through reference assistance (including limited photocopying when possible). In addition, the Library shares the collection by means of digital editions, exhibitions, exhibition loans, and public programs.

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hands tying booka fascinating and complex story, wonder bound, rare books on early museums
a fascinating and complex story, wonder bound, rare books on early museums
John Gould,  A monograph of the Ramphastidae, or family of toucans  (London, 1834).a fascinating and complex story, wonder bound, rare books on early museums
John Gould,  A monograph of the Ramphastidae, or family of toucans  (London, 1834).Biologia Centrali-Americana, edited by Frederick Ducane Godman and Osbert Salvin (London, 1879-1915).Sir James Edward Smith, The Natural History of the Rarer Lepidopterous Insects of Georgia (London, 1797).
John Gould,  A monograph of the Ramphastidae, or family of toucans  (London, 1834).

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