Palaeontological illustrations

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From: Photographs and Letters

An acquaintance has been producing drawings of the skeletons assembled at the bone market, including some fanciful 'reconstructions' of what such creatures might have looked like in life. This might pass for educational.

Unlocked with Route: The Bone Market

Challenge information

Broad, Shadowy 120

  • 82 - very chancy (41%)
  • 102 - chancy (51%)
  • 122 - modest (61%)
  • 142 - very modest (71%)
  • 162 - low-risk (81%)
  • 182 - straightforward (91%)
  • 200 - straightforward (100%)



The children of London will surely be charmed by the squat, menacing lizards and strange crustacean beings on display. Their parents will surely appreciate that they are learning about Natural History and staying out of trouble.


You can't print this

This one has five legs and a single wing jutting out from the side of its head. That one is the size of a hansom cab yet has a skull smaller than a dog's. This […] has its head placed on the wrong end, making the tail seem like an implausibly long neck.

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