Gesner, Konrad von 1516-1565. Swiss encyclopedist and naturalist who published an annotated bibliography of all of the known publications in Latin, Greek, and Hebrew (1545-1549). His Historia Animalium (1551-1558) is the basis of contemporary zoology.
Swiss naturalist who was one of the creators of modern zoology (1516-1565)
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Gesner, Konrad von 1516-1565. Swiss encyclopedist and naturalist…
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