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Glimpses of the Wonderful: Phillip Henry Gosse

Anne Thwaite's fascinating insight into the Victorian marine biologist, Gosse.

Acclaimed biographer Anne Thwaite gives a fascinating insight into the Victorian naturalist, artist and marine biologist who invented the word aquarium and was at the heart of the Victorian conflict between science and religion.


Anne Thwaite | talks


Date and Time:

22 February 2007 at 1:00 pm


1 hour



Friends of the Horniman
Horniman Museum
100, London Road
Forest Hill
SE23 3PQ

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£3.00 (members) or £3.50

Available from:

Buy at the door. Come to the Performance Space in the Music Gallery of the Museum. Otherwise contact Ann Wallace 020 8699 5909.

Additional Information:

The Aquarium, which opened in June 2006, is well worth a (free) visit.

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