D'Arcy Thompson and his Zoology Museum in Dundee

A new publication by Matthew Jarron and Cathy Caudwell

book-cover

 

To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, this new publication explores his 32 years in Dundee and looks in detail at the growth of his extraordinary zoology museum.

D'Arcy's voyages around the world, his links with Arctic and Antarctic exploration, his fisheries research and the writing of On Growth and Form are all covered in this full-colour, lavishly illustrated 72 page book.

The book is on sale in the D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum and the Museum Services office, price £5.

To order a copy by post, please send a cheque payable to 'University of Dundee' for £6 (including £1 postage) to:

Museum Services
University of Dundee
Dundee DD1 4HN

Or you can order it via the University's Online Shop

 

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