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About this collection

The collection represents the branch of knowledge known as a natural history and includes the present biology and geology.

 

The great majority of works in the collection are owned by religious orders with convents in Barcelona. They are examples an area of particular cultural interest and reflect the popularity of natural history through the ages.

 

Alongside general treatises on natural sciences are texts dealing with travel and natural science expeditions.

 

Related collections: Agricultura, Botany and Zoology.

 

[La Historia natural a la Biblioteca de la Universitat de Barcelona: fons bibliogràfic del segle XIV al XIX: VI Mostra de Sant Jordi. Jordi Torra, Universitat de Barcelona, 1993.] 

 
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