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Gynaecological doctor William Acton's Functions and Disorders of the Reproductive Organs, in Childhood, Youth, Adult Age...
Serial, Illustration, Image
This novel tells the story of Alice Vavasor and her two suitors and it was based on an unpublished play by Anthony Troll...
John Ruskin's essay 'Of Queen’s Gardens' was originally given as a public lecture before being published in his two-essa...
In 1843 Alexander Macmillan and his brother Daniel opened their first bookshop together in Cambridge and thus began one ...
Mapmaking was not always about faithful geographic reproduction. It could be about plain amusement too. A popular subjec...
Manuscript, Notebook, Fair copy
This manuscript is one of Christina Rossetti’s poetry notebooks: small, bound and lined booklets used to transcribe, in ...
Penny dreadful, Serial, Illustration, Image
The Work Girls of London is a cautionary melodrama about the innocence of young women and the corrupting influence of t...
Book, Illustration, Image
Goblin Market and other poems was Christina Rossetti’s first collection of published poems. Reviewers highly praised the...