Coverart for item
The Resource Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey

Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey

Label
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum
Title
Dry storeroom no. 1
Title remainder
the secret life of the Natural History Museum
Statement of responsibility
Richard Fortey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In an elegant and illuminating narrative, Fortey acquaints the reader with the extraordinary people, meticulous research and driving passions that helped to create the timeless experiences of wonder that fill London's Natural History Museum. And with the museum's hallways and collection rooms providing a dazzling framework, Fortey offers an often eye-opening social history of the scientific accomplishments of the nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries.--From publisher description
Related Authorities
  • L_HTs1Fw_x8
  • LknLVZxc6mM
  • WH9SsSUFSh0
  • UxRVoQ3qaqY
  • k59l0vbRq2c
  • LknLVZxc6mM
  • uC2tMDLSgiQ
  • LknLVZxc6mM
  • -HTdmzNDZHo
  • xaJNHI0Q2u4
  • GU5VZ_o478c
  • ivXyKfm3qmw
  • Nh1bFJaGLgY
  • vqTHDCe34ls
  • WOuoVOggRTI
  • jDFIpCBGxic
Related Subjects
  • GDSy6hKptig
  • kHrFp6i31_E
  • u9kyPqzy7Sc
  • E7GpLuPpOj8
  • cTTBKpjOPVo
  • zkCpdR4Kt4E
  • mQPKl766U3M
  • yU5SXmsCIec
  • qgB8hkshVy8
  • LtGZkiv4Bjw
Related Context
  • xJbHnd5PInw
  • bpWj6HIfxlg
Related by recommendation
  • 9JUTxy7TQYI
  • 3DV4rkEvtdI
  • e9MjKOJ-L48
  • k7_kjYgvx3M
  • JenV5K8-TJs
  • WFCqvFHofWw
  • tAv8OaUEnbI
  • 3vT8B1E_ADo
  • DSoDckINM28
  • O3dK17YERtU
  • NWCQi_VQKzY
  • My0FTWYpNT8
  • nrsqhnGtyVs
  • ePZpJ5uphr0
  • 2lpqqEytuYQ
  • e9-KqxqWRLc
  • dbm6Ly4EON4
  • vhERKXyjS-A
  • OfEV-HP5HNw
  • VGom1hZ1Qlo
  • 19MMbyBEuSk
  • lP-OPXQttk8
  • hH3ED25s-BM
  • hQSWV5QXxUw
  • 2G6vcZE1GpE
  • PIyVQY9a560
Title
Dry storeroom no. 1
Creator
Summary
Reveals the hidden treasures of London's Natural History Museum and the people, research, and passions that created the museum, in a study of the social history of the scientific accomplishments of the past two centuries
Subject
Genre
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
265362
Cataloging source
UPZ
Dewey number
508/.074/4212
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH70.G72
LC item number
L6533 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secret life of the Natural History Museum
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
the secret life of the Natural History Museum
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Richard Fortey
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleVariation
Dry storeroom number one
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey
Label
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-318) and index
Contents
Behind the galleries -- The naming of names -- Old worlds -- Animalia -- Theatre of plants -- Multum in parvo -- Museum rocks -- Noah's Ark in Kensington -- House of the Muses
Control code
ocn232119803
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
http://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?UserID=EBSDVR53400&Password=CC19341&Return=1&Type=M&Value=9780307263629&erroroverride=1
Dimensions
24 cm.
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'DOVER': 'https://librarycatalog.dover.nh.gov/cgi-bin/koha/opac-detail.pl?biblionumber=57033'}
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9780307263629
Lccn
2008926695
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

    • Main LibraryBorrow it
      73 Locust St, Dover, NH, 03820, USA
      43.19289 -70.876331
Processing Feedback ...