The Resurrectionist: The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black
ISBN: 1594746168
EAN13: 9781594746161
Language: English
Pages: 191
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 11.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
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Book Overview
Philadelphia. The late 1870s. Home to the famous anatomist and surgeon Dr. Spencer Black. The son of a resurrectionist (aka grave robber), Dr. Black develops an unconventional hypothesis: What if the world's most celebrated mythological beasts--mermaids, minotaurs, and satyrs--were in fact the evolutionary ancestors of humankind?