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Fabre, poet of science

G. V. Legros

Fabre, poet of science

by G. V. Legros

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Published by Century Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fabre, Jean-Henri, -- 1823-1915.

  • Edition Notes

    Gift--B.A. Bensley.

    Statementby G.V. Legros ; with a preface by J.H. Fabre.
    ContributionsFabre, Jean-Henri, 1823-1915.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL31.F3 L52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p. :
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19169685M

    Each thing created, says Emerson, has its painter or its poet. Like the enchanted princess of the fairy-tales, it awaits its predestined liberator Every part of nature has its mystery and its beauty, its logic and its explanation; and the epigraph given me by Fabre himsel. The Story-Book of Science: Fabre, Jean-Henri: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address /5(53).

    J H Fabre's Featured Books The Story-Book of Science. Buy from $ The Insect World of Fabre. Buy from $ Animal life in field and Buy from $ The Wonder Book of Chemistry. Buy from $ Passionate Observer. Buy from $ The Glow-Worm and Other Buy from $ Souvenirs Entomologiques. Buy from $ The Life of the.   One can easily see why Fabre was called the "Poet of Science." Compared to other nonfiction books of its day, this one is far from dry and monotonous; it's the rambling adventures of a naturalist in the French countryside, observing mason wasps, beetles, cicadas, glowworms, and anthrax flies (no insect is too humble to attract his attention)/5.

    THE WONDER BOOK OF CHEMISTRY knows? One thing, at any rate, is certain, and that is, whatever direction their activity takes it will be to their advantage to be able to give an account of the things they have accomplished. A little science is something that they must have. I should like my nephews to know. Charles Darwin wrote of Fabre as “that inimitable observer”; the biologist and science writer Jean Rostand characterized him as a “great scientist who thinks as a philosopher, sees as an artist, and feels and expresses himself as a poet”; and Maurice Maeterlinck, Nobel Prize in Literature in and amateur entomologist, called him.


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Fabre, Poet of Science (London and Leipzig: T. Unwin, c), by Georges Victor Legros, trans. by Bernard Miall, contrib. by Jean-Henri Fabre. Gutenberg text and HTML; multiple formats at ; Fabri Monumenta: Beati Petri Fabri, Primi Sacerdotis e Societatis Jesu, Epistolae, Poet of science book et Processus, ex Autographis aut Archetypis Potissimum Deprompta.

FABRE, POET OF SCIENCE. CHAPTER 1. THE INTUITION OF NATURE. Each thing created, says Emerson, has its painter or its poet. Like the enchanted princess of the fairy-tales, it awaits its predestined liberator.

Every part of nature has its mystery and its beauty, its logic and its explanation; and the epigraph given me by Fabre himself, which 1/5.

Fabre, Poet of Science by Dr. G.V. (C.V.) Legros Part 3 out of 5. homepage; Index of Fabre, Poet of Science; Previous part (2) Next part (4) But "when the hymenopteron breaks its cocoon, where are its masters.

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Considered "The Homer of Insects," Fabre's work laid the foundation for virtually all subsequent work in the field of entomology. This authorized biography includes a preface by Fabre, and the biographer had access to family members and Fabres correspondence.

Jean-Henri Fabre () is well known for his popularization of insect natural history, especially in the ten. Fabre, Poet of Science. Legros. 0 This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.

Jean-Henri Fabre. Sérignan, Vaucluse, Novem CONTENTS. PREFACE. INTRODUCTION. HERE I offer to the public the life of Jean-Henri Fabre; at once an admiring commentary upon his work and an act of pious homage, such as ought to be offered, while he lives, to the great naturalist who is evento-day so little known.

FABRE, POET OF SCIENCE. CHAPTER 1. THE INTUITION OF NATURE. CHAPTER 2. THE PRIMARY TEACHER. CHAPTER 3 Author: Georges Victor Legros. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Legros, Georges Victor, Fabre. New York, Century Co. [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Jean-Henri Fabre; Jean-Henri Fabre. Read "Fabre, Poet of Science" by George Victor Legros available from Rakuten Kobo.

According to Wikipedia: "Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre (Decem - Octo ) was a French entomologist and a Brand: B&R Samizdat Express. Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre (21 December – 11 October ) was a French naturalist, entomologist, and author known for the lively style of his Born: 22 DecemberSaint-Léons, Aveyron.

Moquin-Tandon, a brilliant writer and "an ingenious poet in his Montpellerian dialect," taught Fabre never to forget the value of style and the importance of form, even in the exposition of a purely descriptive science such as botany.

He did even more, by one day suddenly showing Fabre, between the fruit and the cheese, "in a plate of water. Fabre, poet of science by Legros, Georges Victor, Publication date Topics Fabre, Jean-Henri, Publisher London: T.

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The French entomologist Jean-Henri Fabre ("poet of science," according to the Daily Express in ) compared putrefaction to melting ice. "The meat has become so moist that the young vermin leave. The identity of the "Uncle Paul," who in "Fabre, Poet of Science." By Dr. Legros.

New York: The Century Co. this book and others of the series plays the storyteller's part, is not hard to guess; and the young people who gather about him to listen to his true stories from wood and field, from brook and hilltop, from distant ocean and /5(52).

“The Harmas,” the first chapter in Fabre’s book The Life of the Fly, reveals, at first glance, something of a mad scientist too engrossed in the world of his subjects, but as we look deeper we find a timely reminder of the philosophical and imaginative heart of science. Fabre was born in Saint-Léons in Aveyron, France.

Fabre was largely an autodidact, owing to the poverty of his family. Nevertheless, he acquired a primary teaching certificate at the young age of 19 and began teaching at the college of Ajaccio, Corsica, called Carpentras/5.Fabre was a businessman, artist, and friend of the poet Paul Valéry, Leon-Paul Fargue, and the violinist Jacques associated with socialists, particularly Léon Blum; in Carmaux he met Jean Jaurès, a socialist politician from the same region as married a young woman of one of the richest families of the Champ de Mars in : 14 February Littérature Fabre, Poet of ScienceAuthor: Georges Victor Legros.