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Victorian Age (English Literature Library Volumes 3 and 4)

Elizabeth Jones

Victorian Age (English Literature Library Volumes 3 and 4)

by Elizabeth Jones

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Published by Moonbeam Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Classics

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    FormatHardcover
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    Open LibraryOL11476554M
    ISBN 100931013313
    ISBN 109780931013317

      Sex secrets of the Victorian age - EXPOSED A NEW book reveals the bizarre tips on marriage and beauty 19th-century ladies were given, including how too much passion could cause insanity or blindness. Despite the popularisation of science sparked by Victorian science gossip —scientific journals grew from just 10 in to 10, by — the frivolous ones were forced to close due to the increasing professionalisation of science, especially in the 19th century.

    Children's Delight Antique Book, Vintage Children's Book Victorian Era, Kids Stories, Storybook, Bedtime Stories, Playing, Display Book joesbooksandthings 5 out of 5 stars () $ Free shipping.   However, in truth, the Victorian era was the age of sexual ingenuity and an increased level of sexual freedom. In reality, sexual license grew between the s and s as a way for women to become socially and economically : Riley Winters.

      The Victorian Age is the perfect setting for adventure and mystery book series. It’s far enough in the past to be exotic and familiar enough for readers to relate to. It lasted a long time—Queen Victoria was on the throne from to and she brought her nation through a time of peace, progress, and prosperity. The Victorian British Empire had under its thumb Canada, Australia, areas Author: Kali O.   The Victorian Period revolves around the political career of Queen was crowned in and died in (which put a definite end to her political career). A great deal of change took place during this period--brought about because of the Industrial Revolution; so it's not surprising that the literature of the period is often concerned with social : Esther Lombardi.


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England at this time was undergoing a formative period in the design, production, and marketing of children’s books, which were often gifted as rewards or prizes, and. Victorian era, the period between about andcorresponding roughly to the period of Queen Victoria’s reign (–) and characterized by a class-based society, a growing number of people able to vote, a growing state and economy, and Britain’s status as the most powerful empire in the world.

Jan. 22, Queen Victoria dies on the Isle of Wight at ending the Victorian Era. She is succeeded by Edward VII, her eldest son, who reigned until his death in Embodying the Victorian Age.

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Street urchins, housemaids, pickpockets and foundlings they may be, but the characters in our pick of the best kids' books set in Victorian times are brave, resourceful and inspiring. Which are the different genres of novels in the Victorian age. The main genres (or subgenres) were: Social and satirical fiction (e.g., Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens) Historical fiction (e.g., The History of Henry Desmond by William Makepeace Thackeray).

Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria. It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era. While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the conquerors, novels were the emperors of the Victorian period.

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More often than not, these novels will point out and bring to light some of the. The Victorian Age gets its name from Queen Victoria (), who inherited the throne of Great Britain when she was 18 following the death of her uncle William IV in She married Albert (), Prince of Saxe-Coburg Gotha, in This book examines all major aspects of theater practice and dramatic literature of the Victorian period.

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The Victorian era was the great age of the English novel—realistic, thickly plotted, crowded with characters, and long. It was the ideal form to describe contemporary life and to entertain the middle class.

The novels of Charles Dickens, full to overflowing with drama, humor, and an endless variety of vivid characters and plot complications. The increased literacy rate from schooling, cheaper production, and broader availability of books through libraries all benefited reading.

The Dame’s School by Thomas Faed RA HRSA – Towards the latter half of the 19th century, gas and electric lighting also meant that reading after dark didn’t have to be by candlelight or messy oil.JUDITH FLANDERS is a New York Times bestselling author and one of the foremost social historians of the Victorian era.

The Victorian City was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Judith is also the author of a crime fiction series, beginning with A Murder of Magpies. She lives in by: 3.