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The madman's library : the strangest books, manuscripts and other literary curiosities from history —Brooke-Hitching, Edward, author.

"The Madman's Library reveals the fascinating stories behind some of the strangest and most beautiful books ever created in a highly illustrated tour through an eccentric "library" of literary curiosities and wonders"-- ...

The sky atlas : the greatest maps, myths, and discoveries of the universe —Brooke-Hitching, Edward, author.

"The Sky Atlas assembles some of the most beautiful maps and charts ever created to understand the skies above us. This richly illustrated treasury showcases the finest examples of celestial cartography--a glorious art o...

The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps —Brooke-Hitching, Edward, author.

The Phantom Atlas is an atlas of the world not as it ever existed, but as it was thought to be. These marvellous and mysterious phantoms, non-existent islands, invented mountain ranges, mythical civilisations and other f...

Fox tossing : and other forgotten and dangerous sports, pastimes, and games —Brooke-Hitching, Edward, author.

"In the spirit of Schott's Miscellany and The Dangerous Book for Boys, a quirky collection of history's most bizarre sports and stories of mankind's most daring and ridiculous recreational pursuits--from baby boxing, to ...

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