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simena:

Alexandrina Costa

simena:

Alexandrina Costa

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simena:

Georges D’ESPAGNAT 

simena:

Georges D’ESPAGNAT 

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thisisaslongas:

bereweillschmidt:

lavender-ice:

what is this. magical bird.

Quetzal. That bird is a Quetzal and it can be found on Western Mexico.  It’s on a near threatened status.

And it totally IS a magical bird. Or at least a sacred one.

thisisaslongas:

bereweillschmidt:

lavender-ice:

what is this. magical bird.

Quetzal. That bird is a Quetzal and it can be found on Western Mexico.  It’s on a near threatened status.

And it totally IS a magical bird. Or at least a sacred one.

(Source: proyectopbs, via doppelbangin)

Allegedly the first diet book (did the Romans miss a trick there?), and 600 of the zillions that followed, all on display at the Wellcome Collection, London.

heaveninawildflower:

Decorative cover of ‘The American Book of Beauty.’
Published 1845 by Silas Andrus and Son in Hartford
archive.org

heaveninawildflower:

Decorative cover of ‘The American Book of Beauty.’

Published 1845 by Silas Andrus and Son in Hartford

archive.org

heaveninawildflower:

Pears (Michaelmas, or Autumn Bergamot, Summer, Orange and Gansell’s Bergamots) by George Brookshaw (1751-1823).  Source         ‘Pomona Britannica’ 1812.  
Image and text courtesy NYPL Digital Gallery.                    

heaveninawildflower:

Pears (Michaelmas, or Autumn Bergamot, Summer, Orange and Gansell’s Bergamots) by George Brookshaw (1751-1823).  Source         ‘Pomona Britannica’ 1812.  

Image and text courtesy NYPL Digital Gallery.                    

natures-paintbox:

European Badger by Sophie L. Miller on Flickr (via Pinterest)

natures-paintbox:

European Badger by Sophie L. Miller on Flickr (via Pinterest)

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wemightdietomorrow:

Somethings, the older the better.

wemightdietomorrow:

Somethings, the older the better.

(Source: weheartit.com, via bluestockingbookworm)