It is said that the skull is the only human body part that is as powerful dead as it was when living. Skulls takes the reader on an eerie journey through history seen through the hollow eye sockets of this crown jewel of the human skeleton. The book is made up of a series of short illustrated stories laced with fascinating facts, historical and medical references and compelling anecdotes. The testimonials of thirty-plus skull collectors reveal what is known of – or speculated about – the often gruesome history of the skulls, as well as how they were acquired and what makes them so highly prized.
Measures 24.7 x 17.9 x 2.4 cm.
To many parents' despair, 'Fronted Adverbials' have become a necessary part of every British child's education. Despite having a PhD in Linguistics, you can still find yourself stumped by your Year 4 child's homework. Without wishing to sound presumptuous, we think we may be able...
A cute collection of seemingly innocent birds that all have rather foul names. So if you are a twitcher that will titter over a Tufted Titmouse then this is the perfect mug for you! Boxed ceramic Mug.12cm tall.
They say: Bonkers. You say: Living Your Best Life. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled pink and gold metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
Have you got what it takes to assemble all 299 cats into a perfect puzzle? In this cunning cluster puzzle, there are no regular jigsaw shapes: each piece takes the outline of the cat itself. And there are 299 of them! Plus a dog. See...