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The Resource Banvard's folly : thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck, Paul Collins

Banvard's folly : thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck, Paul Collins

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Banvard's folly : thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck
Title
Banvard's folly
Title remainder
thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck
Statement of responsibility
Paul Collins
Title variation
Banvards folly
Title variation remainder
thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles thirteen scientists, artists, entrepreneurs, adventurers, and writers who once basked in glory, but faded into obscurity due to failed experiments, bad luck, and the signs of madness
Biography type
collective biography
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165069
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Paul
Dewey number
920.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Biography
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck
Label
Banvard's folly : thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck, Paul Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-283)
Control code
ocm45963005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780312268862
Lccn
2001021930
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-2270
Label
Banvard's folly : thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck, Paul Collins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-283)
Control code
ocm45963005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780312268862
Lccn
2001021930
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-2270

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