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The Museum of beasts

The Museum of beasts

being a trifle for good boys and girls.

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Printed by N. Coverly, Jun. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Animal behavior -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 32210.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[14] p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17711124M


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In conjunction with the exhibition, Getty Publications will release a catalog of the same name edited by. Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World is curated by Elizabeth Morrison with Larisa Grollemond, assistant curator of manuscripts at the Getty Museum.

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This bacterium was fundamental in spreading the plague across London and Brand:   A bestiary is a kind of encyclopedia featuring a compilation of descriptions of animals, beasts – and sometimes even rocks.

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The Natural History Museum, Warner Bros., and the BBC Studios Natural History Unit have teamed up to create a new exhibition to showcase amazing creatures from both the Muggle and wizarding worlds that will open in spring Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature will present magical creatures alongside the real-world animals that may have inspired J.K.

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Unicorns proliferate in the first room of “Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World,” a sumptuous exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum. The three-book series introduces types of animals recorded in the archives of the Palace Museum.

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