Mr. Wilson's Cabinet of Wonder: Pronged Ants, Horned Humans, Mice on Toast, and Other Marvels of Jurassic Technology

Mr. Wilson's Cabinet of Wonder: Pronged Ants, Horned Humans, Mice on Toast, and Other Marvels of Jurassic Technology

Lawrence Weschler


Pronged ants, horned people, a panorama carved on a fruit pit--some of the monitors in David Wilson's Museum of Jurassic expertise are hoaxes. yet which of them? As he courses readers via an highbrow corridor of mirrors, Lawrence Weschler revisits the 16th-century "wonder cupboards" that have been the 1st museums and compels readers to ascertain the ingenious origins of either artwork and technology. Illustrations.

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