Defences of Animals Exhibit in Horniman Museum

Red Squirrel in Defences of Animals in Natural History Gallery in Horniman Museum

Defences of Animals Exhibit in the Natural History Gallery in Horniman Museum. This post presents a photo gallery.

The museum published a visitor’s handbook to accompany Locomotion of Animals. Henry Neal Milligan FZS (1882–1967) wrote the first edition. Gordon Ernest Williams FLS (1911–1989) wrote the second edition. These were published as:

  1. Milligan, Henry Neal (1926) A handbook to the cases illustrating the defences of animals. With two plates. (London, London County Council), Horniman Museum and Library Publications 15.
  2. Williams, Gordon Ernest (1972) Defences of animals. Second edition (London, Inner London Education Authority).

Cases associated with Defences of Animals cluster on the west side of the Natural History Gallery ground floor.


Exhibit cases in Defences of Animals

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Floor Plan of Defences of Animals

Defences of Animals floor plan. Natural History Gallery, Horniman Museum, London. ProfJoeCain 2022

A case list is available on Natural History Gallery.