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Greenwood PL - Greenwood NONFICTION CURIOSITIES Cock-Starkey (Text) 36626104157565 2nd Floor New Adult Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781851245116
  • ISBN: 1851245111
  • Physical Description: 147 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford : Bodleian Library, 2019.

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Includes index.
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"Which are the oldest museums in the world? What is a cabinet of curiosities? Who haunts Hampton Court? What is on the FBI's list of stolen art? 'A Museum Miscellany' celebrates the intriguing world of galleries and museums, from national institutions such as the Musee du Louvre, the British Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art to niche collections such as the Lawnmower Museum and the Museum of Barbed Wire. Here you will find a cornucopia of museum-related facts, statistics and lists, covering everything from museum ghosts, dangerous museum objects and conservation beetles to treasure troves, museum heists and the Museum of London's fatberg. Bursting with quirky facts, intriguing statistics and legendary curators, this is the perfect gift for all those who love to visit museums and galleries"--Publisher.
Subject: Museums > Miscellanea.
Museum techniques > Miscellanea.

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