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Mr. Wilson's Cabinet of Wonder
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Pantheon Books
Publication date October 1, 1995
Pages 163
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679439981
ISBN-10 0679439986
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $21.00
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
Profiles the Museum of Jurassic Technology and the unusual creations of David Wilson, covering such imaginative exhibits as spore-inhaling ants, ultraviolet bats, and peach-pit carvings. 17,500 first printing. Tour.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Writing with great style and humor, Weschler guides the readers through the Museum of Jurassic Technology and through the mind of its curator, David Wilson, a man of unusual imagination who mounts exhibits such as spore-inhaling ants, bats deploying ultraviolet frequencies, peach-pit carvings, and other exhibits that seem the manifest definition of bizarre. Illustrations.

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1 edition from Pantheon Books (October 1, 1995)
9780679439981 | details & prices | 163 pages | 5.25 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $21.00
About: The author takes readers on a tour of his personal museum of natural oddities and optical illusions as he explores the imaginative origins of art and science
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Reprint edition from Vintage Books (December 1, 1996)
9780679764892 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.95
About: The author takes readers on a tour of his personal museum of natural oddities and optical illusions as he explores the imaginative origins of art and science

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