Cover image for The Victorian woman
Title:
The Victorian woman
Author:
Cooper, Suzanne Fagence.
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Publication Information:
London : V&A Publications ; New York : Distributed in North America by H.N. Abrams, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
95 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781851773305

9780810965805
Format :
Book

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Central Library DA533 .C6 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

This colourful book explodes the myth of the passive Victorian woman, and demonstrates how women rose to the challengesof the age of empire and industry. Drawing on the new Victorian medium of photography, as well as the huge range of images from advertising and magazines, it creates a fascinatingpicture of the diversity of women's achievements at this time.


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