Elizabeth Philpot : Collector of Curious Creatures

If I'm going to talk about Mary Anning, then I must also talk about her close friend and mentor, Elizabeth Philpot. Philpot is easily as important to the early discipline of palaeontology¬†as Anning, and easily as¬†neglected. It's this neglect that leaves her as little more than a footnote, still, as time passes more usually comes... Continue Reading →

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