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  • The Vanishing Velazquez: A 19th Century Bookseller's Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece
    Laura Cumming
    Hardcover: 04/12/2016
     
    From one of the world's most expert art critics, the incredible true story - part art history and part mystery...
  • The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse: An Extraordinary Edwardian Case of Deception and Intrigue
    Piu Marie Eatwell
    Hardcover: 10/05/2015
     
    One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of ...
  • The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
    Andrea Wulf
    Hardcover: 09/08/2015
     
    The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary...
  • Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
    Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
  • The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
    Thomas Goetz
    Paperback: 03/31/2015
     
    The riveting history of tuberculosis, the world's most lethal disease, the two men whose lives it ...
  • The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
    Judith Flanders
    Paperback: 07/15/2014
     
    In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most...
  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...

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