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Victorian sensation : the extraordinary publication, reception, and secret authorship of Vestiges of the natural history of creation

Author: James A Secord
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When "Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation" was published anonymously in 1844, it sparked one of the greatest sensations of the Victorian era. The author uses the story of "Vestiges" to create  Read more...

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Named Person: Robert Chambers; Chambers, <Verleger>; Robert Chambers; Robert (Verleger) Chambers
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James A Secord
ISBN: 0226744116 9780226744117 0226744108 9780226744100
OCLC Number: 255704776
Awards: Commended for Lukas Prize Project (Lynton History Prize) 2002
Description: XIX, 624 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: James A. Secord.
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