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Victorian Town Life

Michael Rawcliffe

Victorian Town Life

  • 277 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Social history,
  • Urban communities,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • 19th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHow It Was Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11247824M
    ISBN 100713463554
    ISBN 109780713463552
    OCLC/WorldCa28708538

    Sarah A. Chrisman. K likes. Sarah A. Chrisman is an author focusing on Victorian history. She uses her own personal experiences to connect the past with the present. Check out her books on Amazon!Followers: K. Victorian houses may be beautiful, but living in a genuine Victorian might be harder than you think. One example is found with the Bowlers, an adventurous family who volunteered to spend three months in a Victorian townhouse for a British television series, The ed of every modern convenience, the house was professionally restored to its appearance and function to provide Author: Jackie Craven. London Buildings and Monuments illustrated in the Victorian Web; The Bridges of London; The River Thames “The Dust and Din and Steam of Town”: London in Victorian Literature; Hampstead (15 views) Samuel Johnson's "London: A Poem" Maidenhead. Bridge and boats on the Thames; Manchester. Early Victorian Manchester as a Revolutionary City.   She is, she says, interested not in the kings and princes and politicians, “who honestly bore me a little,” but in the ordinary Victorian — “you and me.” This book is over pages of.


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