The Resource Still life : adventures in taxidermy, Melissa Milgrom

Still life : adventures in taxidermy, Melissa Milgrom

Label
Still life : adventures in taxidermy
Title
Still life
Title remainder
adventures in taxidermy
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Milgrom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Transformed from a curious onlooker to an empathetic participant, journalist Milgrom delves deeply into the world of taxidermy, encountering a world of intrepid hunter-explorers, eccentric naturalists, and gifted museum artisans, all devoted to the paradoxical pursuit of creating the illusion of life
Cataloging source
DLC
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Milgrom, Melissa
Dewey number
590.75/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL63
LC item number
.M55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Taxidermy
  • Taxidermists
Label
Still life : adventures in taxidermy, Melissa Milgrom
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Schwendeman's taxidermy studio -- The champions -- The man who hunted for science -- How the orangutan got its skin -- The chairbitch -- Mr. Potter's Museum of Curiosities -- In-a-gadda-da-vida -- Ken and the Irish elk -- I stuff a squirrel -- Gray squirrel, yellow dawn
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774280056
Label
Still life : adventures in taxidermy, Melissa Milgrom
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Schwendeman's taxidermy studio -- The champions -- The man who hunted for science -- How the orangutan got its skin -- The chairbitch -- Mr. Potter's Museum of Curiosities -- In-a-gadda-da-vida -- Ken and the Irish elk -- I stuff a squirrel -- Gray squirrel, yellow dawn
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774280056

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