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Walter Rothschild

Miriam Rothschild

Walter Rothschild

the man, the museum and the menagerie

by Miriam Rothschild

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Published by Natural History Museum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild, -- Baron, -- 1868-1937.,
  • Walter Rothschild Zoological Museum (Tring, England) -- History.,
  • Zoologists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-360) and index.

    StatementMiriam Rothschild.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL31.R67 R64 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 385 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22667987M
    ISBN 100565092286
    ISBN 109780565092283
    LC Control Number2008425515

    Buy The Honey and the Sting: Study Guide for Conversion to Judaism by Walter Rothschild from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones . The Natural History Museum at Tring was the private museum of Lionel Walter, 2nd Baron Rothschild; today it is under the control of the Natural History Museum, houses one of the finest collections of stuffed mammals, birds, reptiles and insects in the United Kingdom. It was first known as the Walter Rothschild Zoological Museum; however, in April the NHM changed its name.

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Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Miriam Rothschild was the niece of Walter Rothschild and, a renowned naturalist herself, shared her uncle's passion for the natural world.

In she was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society and was made a Dame in Dame Miriam died in Cited by: 1. I ended up reading the book from cover to cover and thoroughly enjoying it.

The whole Rothschild family history is totally fascinating, as is the "behind the scenes" influence of Natty (Walter's father) with the I purely decided to read this as I am now living in Tring, very close to Walter Rothschild's "My Museum"/5.

An engaging narrative revealing the life of one of the most eccentric and enthusasitic zoologists of the Victorian era Born into what was one of the wealthiest families in the world, Walter Rothschild became the best known zoologist of his day--and one of Britain's great eccentrics.

A benign and enigmatic figure with a boundless enthusiasm for nature, he amassed the largest single accumulation. Lionel Walter Rothschild was the 'Lord Rothschild' to whom Balfour addressed his proposal regarding the establishment of a Jewish state. Walter, the second Lord Rothschild, was born on 8 February As the elder son of Natty, the first Lord Rothschild, he was something of a disappointment to his father as his life was devoted to natural history and not banking.

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Walter was interested in becoming a scientist and opening his own museum, a natural history museum. Walter was able to stand up to his father and create his own legacy by creating his own museum at the age of 7. According to the author, because of Walter Rothschild, the study of wild life has changed over the years/5(4).

Lionel Walter Rothschild was born in London on February 8,the eldest son of Nathaniel Mayer de Rothschild (), who was the first Baron Rothschild and the first Jewish peer in England. His mother was Emma Louisa (–), daughter of Mayer Carl von Rothschild of Frankfurt. On his tombstone was inscribed a verse from the Book of Job: “Ask of the beasts and they will tell thee and the birds of the air shall declare unto thee.” *** Before it all came to ruin, Walter Rothschild’s obsession had brought him the greatest private collection of bird skins and natural history specimens ever amassed by a single person.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild, Baron, Revision of the American papilios. [s.l.: s.n., ]. Walter Rothschild was born inthe scion of the extremely wealthy Rothschild banking family.

From a young age he was obsessed with animals, and spent hours observing the insects in. Walter, the son of Lady Emma and Lord Nathan Rothschild, was a very unusual boy. He was born in to a family of bankers and was nearly the richest boy in the world.

But that’s not what made him unusual. Walter was so shy he barely spoke. He had no friends, but. Early life and education.

Nathaniel Philip Rothschild is the youngest of four children and only son and heir apparent of Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild, and Serena Mary mother was from a Christian background, while his father is Jewish (Rothschild's paternal grandfather was born into a Jewish family, while Rothschild's paternal grandmother had converted to Judaism upon marriage).

Walter Rothschild is the author of The Bookcase of Sherlock Holmes ( avg rating, 18 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Bookcase of Sherlock Hol /5(1). the same Baron Walter Rothschild to whom the Balfour Declaration was addressed. Tragedy and Hope, Inc.

/ 22 Briarwood Lane, East Hartford, CT Page 2 of of this project contains a list of 44 Rothschild-centric books currently extant in my personal research library. -On the book. Lionel Walter Rothschild. Lionel Walter Rothschild (), 3rd baronet and 2nd Baron Rothschild, pursued a boyhood interest in natural history to an unprecedented conclusion, devoting his life and his fortune to the acquisition and scientific study of the largest zoological collections ever amassed by a single person.

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