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For sale: Beethoven’s Skull

The Huffington Post has an interesting article on the subject of Skull collecting. In Cranioklepty (Unbridled Books, 2009), author Colin Dickey explains: "From 1790 to the mid-nineteenth century, interest in phrenology sparked a bizarre and intense fascination with the human skull, and in particular the skulls of great men." It drove other

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