Johann Zahn. Specula Physico-Mathematico-Historica Notabilium ac Mirabilium Sciendorum. Nuremberg: Johann Christoph Lochner, 1696.
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We also have peculiar a face-on-chest man. He’s happy to not feel so alone in the world of books out there.
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Man from the Wilds of Asia, 1618, Giovanni Botero. Getty Research Institute.
"Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born." — Nikola Tesla
The passing last week of Frankie Knuckles has led to an outpouring of remembrance for this dance music pioneer, a signal of just how deeply and broadly his work was felt. To give us greater insight, CDM turns in our obituary to Denise Dalphond, the enthnomusicologist who has devoted much of her work to researching … Continue →
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