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The Lying Stones of Marrakech

Penultimate Reflections in Natural History

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$21.00 • £15.95 • €19.00

ISBN 9780674061675

Publication: October 2011


384 pages

6 x 9 inches

31 halftones, 13 line illustrations

Belknap Press

Not for sale in UK & British Commonwealth (except Canada)

Gould covers topics as diverse as episodes in the birth of paleontology to lessons from Britain’s four greatest Victorian naturalists. This collection presents the richness and fascination of the various lives that have fueled the enterprise of science and opened our eyes to a world of unexpected wonders.