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Author Ito, Takashi, 1975- author
Title London Zoo and the Victorians, 1828-1859 / Takashi Ito
Imprint Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : The Boydell Press, 2014
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Descript xi, 204 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
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Series Royal Historical Society studies in history. New Series, 0269-2244
Royal Historical Society studies in history. New series
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-199) and index
Introduction : the zoo in history -- The site of animal spectacle -- Collecting and displaying -- The question of access -- Between science and commerce -- Illusionary empire -- Conclusion : the Darwinian moment
Subject London Zoo (London, England) -- History -- 19th century
Zoological Society of London -- History -- 19th century
Zoo animals -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century
Zoos -- Social aspects -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century
Science -- Social aspects -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century
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