|Statement||G. M. Young|
|Series||"A Galaxy book.", Galaxy book|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 219 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||219|
“A vivid portrait of Victorian Britain and Britons the kind of book that turns people on to history.” - The Economist “ The Victorians finds Wilson writing at the height of his powers.” - The IndependentCited by: 5. A change from the many stories set in Victorian London, this popular new novel finds its setting in nineteenth-century Cardiff. With a gripping plot from start to finish, this book tells the story of a young girl called Nansi, who tries to survive the bleak reality of being impoverished and female in the perilous streets of Victorian England. The best books on Life in the Victorian Age recommended by Judith Flanders. History books often focus on big political or economic events, wars and leaders. But there's much to learn from studying the way people lived, and what made the Victorian age both like and unlike our own, as . Feminism Family Planning Victorian England. You Searched For: This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. With usual stamps and markings, In good all round condition. No dust jacket.
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a satirical novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott, first published in by Seeley & Co. of n pseudonymously by "A Square", the book used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to comment on the hierarchy of Victorian culture, but the novella's more enduring contribution is its examination . In Victorian England, literacy increased due to heavier emphasis put on education, especially among working class children. There was a heavier emphasis put on education because of industrialization. Once industrialization began in England during the early 18th century, working-class people were drawn to factories, seeking employment in them. A Visitor’s Guide to Victorian England is “a brilliant guided tour of Charles Dickens’s and other eminent Victorian Englishmen’s England, with insights into where and where not to go, what type of people you’re likely to meet, and what sights and sounds to watch out for Utterly brilliant!”. An Introduction to Victorian England (–) Queen Victoria ruled Britain for over 60 years. During this long reign, the country acquired unprecedented power and wealth. Britain’s reach extended across the globe because of its empire, political stability, and revolutionary developments in transport and communication.
In this fascinating book, the reader is taken on a journey of real life accounts of Victorian children, how they lived, worked, played and ultimately died. Many of these stories have remained hidden for over years. They are now unearthed to reveal the hardship and cruel conditions. You can read the original book online for free at the Internet Archive, but here's a handy, unabridged reprint of Woodward's National Architect of With specifications for dozens of structures, ranging from humble cottages to an ornate brick villa, and with more than illustrations, A Victorian Housebuilder's Guide by George E. Woodward. Prostitutes › England › History › 18th century › Fiction (1) Sade, marquis de, › Translations into English (1) Erotic fiction,English (1). The top 10 neo-Victorian novels The great delight of this book is the narrator’s voice. When Bessy starts work as a young maidservant in Scotland in her young mistress, Arabella.