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Natural History of Monkeys

Natural History of Monkeys

By Sir William Jardine

[1845-46]

Volume XVII of the Naturalist's Library is full of beautiful coloured drawings of monkeys.

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Censorship of medieval English recipes

21 April 2017

A late medieval manuscript in the Wellcome Library contains intriguing marks of censorship. MS. 406...

Henry Wellcome: pioneer in aerial photography

15 March 2017

Rediscovering the gut-mind connection

9 March 2017

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