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Magpies, squirrels & thieves : how the Victorians collected the world

The rivetingly bizarre stories of the passionate and eccentric Victorian collectors who braved war zones, revolutions, thieves and auction rooms to amass the great collections of nineteenth-century England: 'Yallop's flair for storytelling is evident at every turn.' Scotsman
Print Book, English, 2012
Atlantic Books, London, 2012