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Salon for the City: London Dirt

Salon for the City: London Dirt

27 November 2014, 18.30

Though the Victorians invented 'sanitary science' and invested millions in a vast network of modern sewers, at the end of their era, the capital remained filthy with vast dust mountains at Kings Cross, streets swamped with glutinous black mud, air peppered with soot, winters of choking fogs and summer air a 'coffee-coloured sirocco' of desiccated muck.

Exhibition: The Generous Georgian, Dr Richard Mead

26 September 2014 - 4 January 2015

Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

28 January 2015, 18.30

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Hooked in by the (Derby) neck

21 November 2014

Intriguing images are useful in capturing the attention; they could make a difference to whether or...

Flushed with achievement

19 November 2014

Approaches to intellectual disability in the Middle Ages

18 November 2014

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