Botany Philosophy Botany History Plants Adaptation Books
Books con argomento Botany Philosophy Botany History Plants Adaptation
The Philosopher's Plant
Roussel Mathilde (ILT)
edizioni Columbia Univ Pr collana Columbia Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2014
Despite their conceptual allergy to vegetal life, philosophers have used germination, growth, blossoming, fruition, reproduction, and decay as illustrations of abstract concepts; mentioned plants in passing as the natural backdrops for dialogues, letters, and other compositions; spun elaborate allegories out of flowers,...