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Cabinets For The Curious: Looking Back At Early English Museums (Perspectives on Collecting) (Perspectives on Collecting) (Perspectives on Collecting)

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The last few years has, within museums, witnessed nothing short of a revolution. Worried that the very institution was itself in danger of becoming a dusty, forgotten, culturally irrelevant exhibit, vigorous efforts have been made to reshape the museum mission. Fearing that history was coming to be ignored by modern society, many institutions have instead marketed a de-int ...more
Hardcover, 297 pages
Published February 28th 2006 by Ashgate Publishing
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