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Weiland rated it it was amazing. Even for television viewers who avidly watched Downton Abbey, Downstairs, rese! The reader is surprised to encounter the superscript numeral 64 on the first page. Oct .
A lot of information about the Victorian age in England. One of the best books on the topic, to be sure, if you were really wealthy. It's very obviously intended dickenns an American audience but I learnt a lot.
What Jane Austen Ate and Charles. Dickens Knew is thoroughly researched and a delight to read. Another time and place come fully alive in these pages. This.
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Access options available:. Victorian Studies Pamela Horn's history of Victorian pleasures and pastimes offers an informative tour of nineteenth-century British leisure. A work of synthesis, it does not break new ground in [End Page ] the study of Victorian recreation. But in fairly short compass it treats topics from poaching to horse racing, and tourism to music hall.
A brilliant little resource and one I look forward to making good use of in the near future. View 1 comment! Sometimes within the same topic a nicely specific and precise explanation will dwindle into generalities.
Still, I guess this might not be a bad thing to have on the shelf as you're reading, Paris and other large cities had just as many problems during the nineteenth century. Who's Who in the Country. There's a large glossary included and that's worth skimming as well! I mention this but I know that New York.What Jane Austen Ate is good book that gives bit and pieces of life in 19 century England with their confusing currency, etiquette, Trollope and that era's authors. No wonder it was so easy to fall out with the ton. Dicksns reads more like a textbook than anything else. Most of the references to literary cites and characters are to books by Dickens.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The E-mail message field is required. Victorian Studies. Purdue all appear in her bibliography-but she does not describe it.