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Victorian science and engineering portrayed in the Illustrated London news

by Kenneth Chew

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Published in Dover, NH : A. Sutton .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- England -- History.,
    • Engineering -- England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 144-146) and index.

      Other titlesIllustrated London news.
      StatementKenneth Chew and Anthony Wilson.
      ContributionsWilson, Anthony, 1939 Mar. 13-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.G4 C484 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1134312M
      ISBN 100750903260
      LC Control Number94100699
      OCLC/WorldCa28960090

        Festive science was all the rage in Victorian England, with science-themed pantomimes, scientific gifts and 'recreations' 'Christmas Holidays at the Polytechnic. The Electric Machine' (): A.   The Victorian Illustrated Book defines and goes a long way toward filling an important gap in scholarship on the history of nineteenth-century publishing. It will interest collectors and bibliophiles as well as students of publishing history, inter-arts relations, and Victorian studies.4/4(1).

      The Victorian Illustrated Book defines and goes a long way toward filling an important gap in scholarship on the history of nineteenth-century publishing. It will interest collectors and bibliophiles as well as students of publishing history, inter-arts relations, and Victorian studies. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Caves of Ceres (The Age of Aether) by. Sawyer Grey (Goodreads Author) (shelved 1 time as victorian-science-fiction) avg .

      The Victorian age saw advances in medicine, science and technology, as well as huge population growth. Britain became the world’s most powerful nation, but life was not easy for everyone. What is clear is that when Victoria died in , Britain had changed greatly since she had become queen, almost 64 years previously. A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic the Victorians. This web acts as a tool to support topic planning and the embedding of cross-curricular links. Each topic is split into three age ranges to cover different abilities. If you need to link a specific area of.


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