You'll probably not find a lower price for this boxed biography. It has a total page count of around 180, when one counts facsimile pages - all of them translated at the back of the book. The variety of sources and information in this source make it an interesting teaching tool, since you can get a sense from this of how Leonardo thought about his various studies. Discussions of the contexts of the areas of his studies - along with facsimile portions of manuscripts - often give a well rounded view of his interests in a given project from beginning to end. Just as Leonardo apparently demanded images with his textual explanations - part of a revolution in printed book techniques in the late 15thC - we would have perhaps want to see such images and facsimiles with the textual explanations about his diverse projects. Quite a bit to take in here. Be prepared.
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