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Dry store room no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum

Author: Richard A Fortey
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, cop. 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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`Dry Store Room No. 1' is an intimate biography of the Natural History Museum, celebrating the eccentric personalities who have peopled it and capturing the wonders of scientific endeavour, academic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Fortey
ISBN: 9780007209897 0007209894
OCLC Number: 495298877
Notes: Publication originale: London: HarperPress.
Description: 1 vol. (IX-338 p.-[16] p. de pl.]) : ill. en noir et en coul., couv. ill. en coul. ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Richard Fortey.

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`This book is worthy of the place it tells us about, and that is a pretty lofty chunk of praise.' The Times `In this loving survey of his life at the museum, Fortey...is never less than Read more...

 
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