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The Resource In miniature ; : how small things illuminate the world, Simon Garfield

In miniature ; : how small things illuminate the world, Simon Garfield

Label
In miniature ; : how small things illuminate the world
Title
In miniature ;
Title remainder
how small things illuminate the world
Statement of responsibility
Simon Garfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title provides a delightful, entertaining, and illuminating investigation into our peculiar fascination with making things small, and what small things tell us about the world at large. Simon Garfield reveals the secret histories of tiny Eiffel Towers, the truth about the flea circus, a doll's house made for a Queen, eerie tableaux of crime scenes, miniature food, model villages and railways, and more
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Garfield, Simon
Dewey number
  • 306
  • 306
  • 306
  • 306
  • 306
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Miniature objects
  • Models and modelmaking
  • Society
Label
In miniature ; : how small things illuminate the world, Simon Garfield
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786890795
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781786890795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
In miniature ; : how small things illuminate the world, Simon Garfield
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786890795
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781786890795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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