Werner’s Nomeclature of Colours
Werner’s Nomeclature of Colours, adapted to Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Mineralogy, Anatomy and the Arts.
By P. Syme
This book is a visual feast of colour and essential reading for any aspiring artist or nature lover. This is the book Charles Darwin used to describe colours in nature on his voyage on the HMS Beagle.
First published in 1814, Werner’s Nomenclature of colours is a classic guide to the colours of the natural world. This charming facsimile edition is the perfect gift for artists and scientists alike.