AEG Manual by AEG Energy Control (Pty) Ltd

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The author of the letter, anxious 42 Exhibiting Animals in Nineteenth-Century Britain to rectify this sorry state of affairs, entreated his fellow townsmen to take a less mercenary approach to civic amenities, encouraging them to support an institution that promised to be both educational and culturally enriching. 37 A similar blend of enthusiasm and frustration pervaded a letter by a subscriber to the Edinburgh Zoological Gardens in 1839, in which the writer condemned the residents of Princes Street for raising puerile objections to the temporary lodging of animals near their homes while the gardens themselves were under construction.

38 The latest publications in natural history were collated and stored in the Society’s library, for use by its members, while popular lectures on zoology were delivered at the Society’s headquarters, often based around The Lions of London 23 living (or recently deceased) specimens in the gardens. The Society also commissioned artists to execute accurate anatomical drawings of its most valuable specimens, some of which were specifically targeted at a non-specialist audience and designed to serve an educational purpose.

In the second quarter of the nineteenth century, the zoological garden emerged as the fashionable venue for viewing exotic beasts, supplanting Exeter ’Change and the Tower. Royal and privately owned collections shifted into the public domain, attaining a national status. Zoos emerged along with other venues like museums and botanical gardens as places for rational recreation. They have also been seen as playing an important role in showcasing Britain’s commercial prowess and imperial power, displaying simultaneously man’s dominion over the animals and Britain’s growing influence around the globe.

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