Catalogue

The ROM Field Guide to Birds of Ontario

Janice M. Hughes

ROM/McClelland & Stewart
2001
416 Pages
Paper
$29.99
978-0-7710-7650-3

The definitive guide to birds of Ontario. Includes all species observed in Ontario. Written in clear, assesible language. Hundreds of photographs from many of Ontario's most celebrated nature photographers. Colour maps and keys to avian orders and families. Formatted for quick and accurate species identification. 400+ colour photographs. Shortlisted for the 2001 Science in Society Book Award, Canadian Science Writers Association.

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The ROM Field Guide to Wildflowers of Ontario

Jenny Bull, and Richard Dickinson

ROM/McClelland & Stewart
2004
416 Pages
Paper
$29.99
978-0-7710-7652-7

The authoritative field guide to Ontario wildflowers. Lavishly illustrated with more than a thousand colour photographs by acclaimed naturalist photographers, Designed for quick and accurate species identification. Winner of the 2005 Canadian Museums Association Award for Outstanding Achievement in Canadian Museum Publishing.

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Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum

ROM
1974
524 Pages
Cloth
$39.99
978-0-88854-159-8

The ROM has one of the largest collections of Canadian heritage art in the world, including the premier collection of paintings and sketches by Paul Kane. This illustrated catalogue includes works from the mid-1700s to the 1930s, catalogued geographically and by artist. Brief biographies of the artists accompany their work. 2-volume boxed set, 262 pages per volume.

The Caddisfly Genus Neophylax (Trichoptera: Uenoidae)

R. N. Vineyard, 

H. E. Frania, P. W. Schefter

ROM
2005
148 Pages
Paper
$12.95
978-0-88854-444-5

Caddisflies: The Underwater Architects

University of Toronto Press
2004
306 Pages
Cloth
$125.00
978-0-8020-3714-5

The Black Flies (Simuliidae) of North America

Peter H. Adler, 

D. Monty Wood

Cornell University Press
2004
960 Pages
Cloth
$115.00
978-0-8014-2498-4

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Chinese Shadows: Stone Reliefs, Rubbings, and Related Works of Art from the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220) in the Royal Ontario Museum

Klaas Ruitenbeek

ROM
2002
96 Pages
Paper
$24.95
978-0-88854-440-7

Klaas Ruitenbeek, who holds the Louise Hawley Stone Chair of Far Eastern Art, brings distinguished scholarship and an artist's sensitivity to this illustrative work. The cover shows a detail from "Ascension to Heaven," a woodblock print reproduction of a rubbing from the Wu Liang shrines.

Couture & Commerce: The Transatlantic Fashion Trade in the 1950s

UBC Press/ROM
2001
360 Pages
Cloth
$65.00
978-0-7748-0826-2

Investigates how and why 1950s couture fashion was important in its own day and why we are still fascinated by it fifty years later. Combing analysis of the clothes and interviews with those who traded, sold, redesigned, and wore couture. Couture & Commerce recreates the world of 1950s fashion. Profusely illustrated.

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Cut My Cote

Dorothy Burnham

ROM
1999
36 Pages
Paper
$9.95
978-0-88854-046-1

A history of cloth-cutting techniques and the influence of loom lengths and animal-skin traditions on garment styles. This indispensable work has been continuously in print since 1973.