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The afterlives of animals

Samuel J. M. M. Alberti

The afterlives of animals

a museum menagerie

by Samuel J. M. M. Alberti

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Published by University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Natural history museums,
  • Animals and civilization,
  • Zoological specimens,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Famous animals,
  • Collection and preservation,
  • Taxidermy,
  • Menageries,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Samuel J.M.M. Alberti
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL793 .A38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 247 p. :
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25176946M
    ISBN 100813931673, 0813932084
    ISBN 109780813931678, 9780813932088
    LC Control Number2011008110
    OCLC/WorldCa710044932


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