The Nail in the Skull and Other Victorian Urban Legends

The Nail in the Skull and Other Victorian Urban Legends
Author : Simon Young
Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
Total Pages : 270
Release : 2022-06-27
ISBN 10 : 9781496839459
ISBN 13 : 1496839455
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nail in the Skull and Other Victorian Urban Legends
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Simon Young
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-27 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

In the last fifty years, folklorists have amassed an extraordinary corpus of contemporary legends including the “Choking Doberman,” the “Eaten Ticket,”
The SAGE Handbook of Historical Geography
Language: en
Pages: 1117
Authors: Mona Domosh
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-25 - Publisher: SAGE

The SAGE Handbook of Historical Geography provides an international and in-depth overview of the field with chapters that examine the history, present condition
Splendidly Victorian
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Michael H. Shirley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-01 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 2001. The eminent historian of Victorian Britain, Walter L. Arnstein has, over the course of a career spanning more than 40 years, arguably i
Telling Tales
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Elizabeth Langland
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Ohio State University Press

Publisher's description: Telling Tales offers new and original readings of novels by Charlotte Brontë, Anne Brontë, Thomas Hardy, Margaret Oliphant, and Mary
An Age of Equipoise? Reassessing Mid-Victorian Britain
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Martin Hewitt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Age of Equipoise by W.L Burn was published in 1964 and became a central text in the canon of interpretations of the Victorian period. The book subsequently
The Warden and The Two Heroines of Plumplington
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Anthony Trollope
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

'You might pass Eleanor Harding in the street without notice, but you could hardly pass an evening with her and not lose your heart.'John Bold has lost his hear
The English Opium-Eater
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Robert Morrison
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-17 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Definitive life of the author of CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH OPIUM-EATER, journalist, political commentator and biographer. Thomas De Quincey's friendships with l
Amateurs, Photography, and the Mid-Victorian Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Grace Seiberling
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-05 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

"This book results from research which was begun with all the casualness, but inherent seriousness, of the nineteenth-century amateur. I had the privilege of fr
Notes and Queries
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors:
Categories: Electronic journals
Type: BOOK - Published: 1856 - Publisher:

The Warden
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Anthony Trollope
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-12-13 - Publisher: Broadview Press

The first of Trollope's Barsetshire novels, The Warden concerns the moral dilemma of the Reverend Septimus Harding, who finds himself at the centre of a bitter