Rosamond Wolff Purcell

Finders, Keepers: Eight Collectors
by Stephen Jay Gould
Publisher's Description
"Here are Purcell's wonderfully exotic photographs of teeth and other human artifacts from the collection of Peter the Great; moles, pigs, and dogs from van Heurn's many boxes of perfectly preserved skins; and all manner of preserved life from Rothschild's Birds of Paradise to the fish of Agassiz."--the publisher.
ISBN: 0393310876
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Paperback : 158 pages
Language: English
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