Science in Wonderland

Science in Wonderland

The Scientific Fairy Tales of Victorian Britain

Book - 2015
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Presents a new perspective on Victorian scientific discoveries and inventions; includes a range of Victorian scientific fairy-tales and stories; looks at why fairies and their tales were chosen as an appropriate new form for capturing and presenting scientific and technological knowledge to young audiences; examines a range of scientific subjects, from palaeontology to entomology to astronomy.--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Oxford :, Oxford University Press,, 2015
Edition: First edition
Description: xiii, 227 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
ISBN: 9780199662654
Branch Call Number: 823.09 Kee


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