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Introduction to Victorian style

David Crowley

Introduction to Victorian style

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Published by Apple in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decorative arts, Victorian.,
  • Design -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Art, Victorian.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Crowley.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22810975M
    ISBN 101850762198
    OCLC/WorldCa24721542


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It was the best of times for the serialized novel; it was the worst of times for satire. Yep, that's the Victorian era for you. If Victorian lit had a motto, it might well be "work hard, play hard"—which might explain all those page novels: all that work for all that fun.

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In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June until her death on 22 January The era followed the Georgian period and preceded the Edwardian period, and its later half overlaps with the first part of the Belle Époque era of Continental Europe.

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