(Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans) PDF/EPUB å Hunter Davies

  • Paperback
  • 304
  • Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans
  • Hunter Davies
  • English
  • 09 March 2018
  • 9780753522134

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Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans Read & Download Ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Witty and eccentric Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans traces Hunter Davies' search for the strangest collections in the UKThere are lots of books about museums the art gallery the town or national museum we all know and love but the museum devoted to one specific subject tends to get overlooked or gets listed in the local guidebook as an oddi. Listened to as audiobook on my commute to and from work Thoroughly enjoyable

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Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans Read & Download Ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook He Museum of Baked Beans in Port Talbot to the Lawnmower Museum in Southport and the Sheep Centre in Cockermouth Hunter Davies' tour of the weird and wonderful museums that pepper the country is both an hilarous local history a celebration of the truly weird and an unrivalled insight into that strangest of human characteristics the desire to collect thing. Whimsical ramble around some or less oddball museums with or less oddball creators I enjoyed the look into the mind of a collector as well as the descriptions of said museums and creators

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Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans Read & Download Ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ty Hunter Davies feels it's time to focus a book entirely on the unusual the eccentric and the downright potty Behind the Scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans is a celebration of the uirky collections and the passionate collectors behind them that make up some of the strangest and most fascinating museums in the country From the Keswick Pencil Museum and t. I thought that this was a great idea for a book but the execution wasn t as succesful as it could have been It started off with a tour of a fan museum which wasn t really particularly uirky making it an odd choice for the first chapter in the book Some of the other chapters are great though it s hard to imagine that anyone wouldn t enjoy spending time in the company of the likes of Captain Beany or light fingered radio enthusiastsOn the whole it s a worthwhile read but could have done with editing to take out the likes of the chapter on the Sheep Show which arguably isn t really a museum at all and has actually closed since publication in any case Less is sometimes Full contact details are provided for each museum which was a nice practical touch