Leonardo Lives: The Codex Leicester and Leonardo Da Vinci's Legacy of Art and Science

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Like other notebooks by Leonardo, the manuscript now known as the Codex Leicester was a working record of observations, experiments, and arguments. In it he rendered observations of natural phenomena in words, images, and diagrams. When Microsoft founder Bill Gates purchased the Codex Leicester in 1994, it made headlines around the world; this volume makes Leonardo's notebook accessible to everyone. The Codex Leicester is a product of Leonardo da Vinci's restless intellectual curiosity. By about 1508, when the Renaissance ...

Leonardo Lives: The Codex Leicester and Leonardo Da Vinci's Legacy of Art and Science 1997, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295976884

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