Victorian Trilogy: Victorian Cities / Victorian Things / Victorian People (3 Volume Set)

By: Asa Briggs

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3 Volume Set in slipcase - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . Includes: VOLUME ONE: Victorian Things -- 1.) Things as Emissaries -- 2.) The Great Victorian Collection -- 3.) The Philosophy of the Eye: Spectacles, Cameras - and the New Vision -- 4.) Images of Fame -- 5.) The Wonders of Common Things -- 6.) Hearth and Home -- 7.) Hats, Caps and Bonnets -- 8.) Carboniferous Capitalism: Coal, Iron and Paper -- 9.) Stamps - Used and Unused -- 10.) New Things - and Old -------- VOLUME TWO: Victorian Cities -- 1.) Introduction -- 2.) City and Society: Victorian Attitudes -- 3.) Manchester, Symbol of a New Age -- 4.) Leeds, A Study in Civic Pride -- 5.) Birmingham: The Making of the Civic Gospel -- 6.) Middlesborough: The Growth of a New Community -- 7.) Melbourne, A Victorian Community Overseas -- 8.) London, The World City -- 9.) Epilogue: Old Cities and New -------- VOLUME THREE: Victorian People -- 1.) Introduction -- 2.) The Crystal Palace and The Men of 1851 -- 3.) John Arthur Roebuck and the Crimean War -- 4.) Trollope, Bagehot, and the English Constitution -- 5.) Samuel Smiles and the Gospel of Work -- 6.) Thomas Hughes and the Public Schools -- 7.) Robert Applegarth and the Trade Unions -- 8.) John Bright and The Creed of Reform -- 9.) Robert Lowe and the Fear of Democracy -- 10.) Benjamin Disraeli and The Leap in the Dark -- 11.) Epilogue --

Title: Victorian Trilogy: Victorian Cities / Victorian Things / Victorian People (3 Volume Set)

Author Name: Asa Briggs

Categories: Literature Sets,

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1996

ISBN Number: B000KZ2X3W

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Like New

Seller ID: 77417