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A Canterbury Pilgrimage An Italian Pilgrimage

Pub Date : 2016-02-17 | Author : Elizabeth Robins Pennell | Publisher : University of Alberta

ISBN 10 : 9781772120929
ISBN 13 : 1772120928

A peasant in peaked hat and blue shirt, with trousers rolled up high above his bare knees, crossed the road and silently examined the tricycle. “You have a good horse,” he then..



Women In Journalism At The Fin De Si Cle

Pub Date : 2012-03-13 | Author : F. Gray | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137001306
ISBN 13 : 1137001305

As the nineteenth-century drew to a close, women became more numerous and prominent in British journalism. This book offers a fascinating introduction to the work lives of twelve s..


Haunted Visions

Pub Date : 2011-05-10 | Author : Charles Colbert | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812204995
ISBN 13 : 0812204999

Spiritualism emerged in western New York in 1848 and soon achieved a wide following due to its claim that the living could commune with the dead. In Haunted Visions: Spiritualism a..


The Man Whistler

Pub Date : 2015-04-01 | Author : Hesketh Pearson | Publisher : House of Stratus

ISBN 10 : 9780755154319
ISBN 13 : 0755154312

The American painter, James McNeil Whistler, aroused great controversy. His work also significantly influenced interior decoration. But Whistler was as famous for his biting wit, f..