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Victorian triumph

Isabella Whiteford Rogerson

Victorian triumph

and other poems.

by Isabella Whiteford Rogerson

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Briggs in Toronto .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16379555M

This is the story of the Victorian explorers who ventured into darkest Africa to seek the source of the Nile and the consequences of their actions through the years and even up to the present day. It is a book which covers a lot of territory and thus doesn't examine the material in great depth but it certainly gives you plenty to think about/5(77). Admiral Albert Hastings Markham – A Victorian Tale of Triumph, Tragedy & Exploration, Frank Jastrzembski. Admiral Albert Hastings Markham was one of the more remarkable admirals to serve in the Royal Navy during the late Victorian period.

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“A triumph.” - Judith Flanders How to Be a Victorian is truly a dawn to dusk guide to life during the reign of Queen Victoria. This is a very well researched book with a lot of detail. The chapters take you from waking in the morning, hygiene, clothing and fashion, work, leisure, exercise, food, education, medical care, and bedtime.

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Free shipping for many products. I read Explorers of the Nile in part because I enjoyed Tim Jeals book on Stanley, and this in many ways takes up Victorian triumph book story where it left off. The tale gets quite complicated, not least because what might be the common-sense assumption, that explorers of the Nile started off by sailing up the river from its estuary, is largely wrong/5.

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Having authored biographies of individual explorers, e.g., Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer, Jeal now presents an overall account of 4/5(2). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Victorian Short Story: Development and Triumph of a Literary Genre by Harold Orel (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Sproul Road, Broomall, PApm. Tim Jeal is also the biographer of Henry Morton Stanley (National Book Critics' Circle Award in Biography and Sunday Times Biography of the Year ), and Robert Baden-Powell, which (like Livingstone) was chosen as a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times and the Washington his Explorers of the Nile was a New York Times Editor's Choice and a BBC Radio 4 /5(4).

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A “revelatory” (Wall Street Journal) romp through the intimate details of Victorian life, by an historian who has cheerfully endured them by critics, How to Be a Victorian is an enchanting manual for the insatiably curious, the “the cheapest time-travel machine you’ll find” (NPR).).

Readers have fallen in love with Ruth /5(4). The Victorian Era is generally limited to Queen Victoria’s reign of the British Isles from to Outwardly, it was a triumphant period as the monarchy presided over a number of territories abroad and proudly extolled the virtues of its ruling classes.

Beneath the pomp and circumstance were the millions of sickly poor who struggled Author: Lane Scarberry. “Explorers of the Nile” is a brilliant, scholarly and at times almost unreadably vivid account of the two decades in the middle of the 19th century when the search for the Nile’s source in.

In this intimately visceral book, Lee Jackson guides us through the underbelly of the Victorian metropolis, introducing us to the men and women who struggled to stem a rising tide of pollution and dirt, and the forces that opposed them.

Through thematic chapters, Jackson describes how Victorian reformers met with both triumph and disaster.4/5(3). [Review of] Paul Dobraszczyk's Iron, Ornament and Architecture in Victorian Britain: Myth and Modernity, Excess and Enchantment () Jacqueline Banerjee, Associate Editor, Victorian Web [Victorian Web Home—> Decorative Arts and Design —> Cast iron, Wrought Iron & Painted Metal —> Book Reviews on the Decorative Arts].

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Victorian Painting. Fine art painting in Victorian Britain reflected all the Christian and Imperial certainties of the age. It encompassed history painting and various types of genre painting, as well as landscape painting, and of course portrait art of all kinds.

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Nothing obsessed explorers of the mid-nineteenth century more than the quest to discover the source of the White Nile.

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